TITLE

Trigger-happy South Africa aims to curb a love of guns

AUTHOR(S)
O'Loughlin, Ed
PUB. DATE
December 1997
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;12/23/97, Vol. 90 Issue 20, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on gun ownership in South Africa. The number of South Africans killed annually by guns; Number of South Africans licensed to carry a gun; The belief by police that every legal gun has an illegal counterpart; Crimes that guns were involved in during 1997; Theft of firearms; The status of South African gun control laws; Outlook.
ACCESSION #
2900

 

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