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DHS: Semi-Automatic Handguns Weapon of Choice in Mass Shootings

jafo2me Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 7:07 PM
Why is there always some drill of the same type going on at the same time like in Aurora, 9 11, the Subway bombing in the UK to name just a few!!! That is strange isn’t it??? Oh I guess it is all just nothing!! Pay no attention, nothing to see here, move on…….

A November 2012 Mass Shootings Analysis report issued by the New Jersey Intelligence & Analysis Unit (NJ ROIC) in partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security shows semiautomatic handguns are the most common weapons used to carry out mass shootings. The report was issued one month before the Newtown shooting in which, according to the coroner and police, the killer used a semi-automatic rifle.

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