Canadian views on gun registration and gun ownership

Discussion in 'Firearm Related News' started by GGReporter, Sep 1, 2010.

  1. GGReporter

    GGReporter Moderator

    By almost a 4 to 1 ratio, Canadians don't believe that the Canadian Firearms Registry has been a success.The Canadian Firearms Registry, also known as the long gun registry, requires the registration of all non restricted firearms in Canada. Two in five Canadians (43%) believe the registry has been unsuccessful in preventing crime in Canada, while three in ten (29%) think it has had no effect on crime. Only 13 per cent of respondents believe the Canadian Firearms Registry has been successful.