- Policing and Crime Bill—firearms
- Original news
- What are the key proposals in this area?
- What is the rationale behind these proposed changes?
- What is the likely impact of the introduction of the proposals? Are they likely to achieve their objectives?
- Are there any gaps or anything which has not been addressed that was expected?
- What does all this mean for lawyers and their clients? What should they do next?
- How does this fit in with the other developments? Do you have any predictions for future developments?
Corporate Crime analysis: Following concerns raised by law enforcement agencies and a Law Commission Review in 2015, the government recently introduced Part 6 of the Policing and Crime Bill 2016, with the aim to combat both the increase in gun crime from antique and reactivated guns and meet public safety concerns. Gulam Ahmed, barrister at 1 Inner Temple Chambers, assesses the key proposals.
Sign in or take a trial to read the full analysis.
To continue reading this news article, as well as thousands of others like it, sign in to LexisPSL or register for a free trial