Wednesday, June 2, 2010
Another Example: How Firearms end up on the Black Market
Police Minister Nathi Mthethwa said...police officers should take responsibility for their firearms. Last month it was reported that close to 100 firearms had gone missing in the Nanda police station...Three guns were recovered and there was an internal investigation pending. Last year two policemen from the Durban Central police station were convicted after 15 firearms went missing, said Mthethwa...
Full story from South Africa here
There is the irony: A country that had firearms freedom under tyrannical racial oppression, is now ruled by ex-communist tyrants working hard to destroy the firearms freedom of it's law-abiding citizens. Meanwhile the murder & mayhem rate continues to climb out of control, creating a profit driven black market for firearms. There are thousands of AK-47's circulating in Africa from decades of insurgent warfare...(See link for the Black Gun Owners Assn. of South Africa below) - (S9)