EC DG Home published in July 2014 a study with 204 pages on illicit trafficking of firearms and will publish in May 2016 the study about gun crime. Trusted sources told us that the May study will show that gun crime and authorised ownership of firearms have no correlation. But for now we concentrate on the already published study. This one has been used by the EC to support the proposal.
Findings of the study which wants to combat illicit trafficking and to decrease firearms-related deaths and intimidation of victims