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WSJ: Gun Control that Works

Mick Roelandts, firearms reform project manager for the New South Wales Police, looks at a pile of a..

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Let’s cut to the chase. Trying to remove guns from the hands of lawful owners through spurious and ineffective legislation does not and will not work.

All current gun control measures on the table are about controlling people and eliminating freedom, not the misuse of firearms.

How about coming up with a different plan such as: having local police departments establish training courses for all firearm users and creating a revenue stream for the department; thus putting firearms in the hands of trained individuals. Most departments have access to training ranges, so why not offer training, especially to those who need a firearm for protection from a threat. Police departments should be working with the public, not creating a barrier.  

Vamos a cortar por lo sano. Tratando de eliminar las armas de manos de los propietarios legítimos a través de la legislación espuria e ineficaz no puede y no va a funcionar.

Todas las medidas actuales de control de armas tienen que ver con el control de las personas y la libertad no eliminar el uso indebido de armas de fuego.

¿Qué tal un nuevo plan como: contar con departamentos de policía locales para que organizen cursos de formación para todos los usuarios de armas de fuego y la creación de un flujo de ingresos para el departamento, por lo que poner las armas de fuego en manos de personas capacitadas. La mayoría de los departamentos tienen acceso a los campos de entrenamiento, así que por qué no ofrecer capacitación, especialmente para aquellos que necesitan un arma de fuego para protegerse de una amenaza. Los departamentos de policía deben trabajar con el público, no crear una barrera.

Read more: http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324880504578300083639729180.html?mod=ITP_opinion_0#articleTabs%3Darticle

 

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2 comments on “WSJ: Gun Control that Works

  1. 247southernvoice
    February 14, 2013

    Another great idea from a thoughtful blogger. Have you ever considered running for office? 😉

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