20. June 2013 · Comments Off on U.S. Department of Justice Report on Lost and Stolen Guns · Categories: Uncategorized · Tags: , , , , , , , ,

In January, President Obama issued an executive order instructing the Department of Justice to analyze data on lost and stolen guns, and to publish a report on their findings. On Monday, the Justice Department released their report for 2012. It indicates that 190,342 guns were lost or stolen nationwide, with Texas leading the states with 18,874 lost or stolen guns. Nationwide, licensed firearms dealers reported 10,915 as “lost,” meaning those guns were in their inventory, and have just vanished.

You can read the entire report here:

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