Monday, July 26, 2010
Another Example: How Guns end up on the Black Market (Maryland USA)
Thieves stole a semiautomatic rifle from a Hyattsville police officer's marked cruiser while it was parked overnight..The rifle, several loaded magazines, a gas mask and GPS unit were stolen...It is against department protocol for an officer to leave a gun in a vehicle overnight...Prince George's County police are investigating the theft, and a $1,000 reward is being offered for information about the theft...
Full report from Maryland Gazette.net
Criminals will not hesitate to break the law to obtain firearms, no matter who from. This is nothing new, the infamous motorized bandits of the 1920's armed themselves by robbing police stations, national guard armories, and buying from underground unlicensed dealers. They still do...(S9)