Safety risks associated with the shooting sports

Constitutional and administrative law / Enforcement

Safety risks associated with the shooting sports

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Summary

In the past two years various organizations have conducted investigations into the tragic shooting incidient in Alphen aan de Rijn in the spring of 2011. In that incident, a 24-year old man with a license for three firearms took the lives of six people and his own. This study is based on the following problem statement:
What potential safety risks can be distinguished in the shooting sports with regard to commercial interests, storage and transport of legal weapons and ammunition, and allowing shooting without a license?

Publication data

Author(s):
Ferwerda, H., Appelman, T., Wijk, A. van
Organization(s):
Bureau Beke , WODC
Place of publication:
Arnhem
Publisher:
Bureau Beke
Year of publication:
2013
ISBN:
978-90-75116-83-0

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Bureau Beke
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026 4438619
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026 4422812
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info@beke.nl
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