Shooting organisations welcome fall in Scottish gun crime

Shooting organisations welcome fall in Scottish gun crime: The UK’s largest shooting organisation, the British Association for Shooting and Conservation (BASC), joins Scotland’s Justice Secretary in welcoming the fact that recorded firearms offences in Scotland have more than halved since 2006/07.

BASC challenges police firearms spot checks

The UK's largest shooting organisation has challenged a North Wales Police plan to carry out spot checks on legally held firearms and ammunition, in breach of Government guidelines and without consulting stakeholders.

Anti-gun police chief elected in Derbyshire

Labour’s Alan Charles is the only one of 41 newly elected Police and Crime Commissioners (PCCs) to have publicly stated before the elections that he does not support the private ownership and use of firearms in accordance with the current law.