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<H1>Firearms tracking device urged</H1>


http://www.boston.com/news/local/mas.../articles/2006 /01/12/firearms_tracking_device_urged/
January 12, 2006
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Saying gun manufacturers should take steps to track guns, a Boston city councilor is proposing that global positioning technology be installed in firearms.
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<DIV ="id=articleTools">Councilor Rob Consalvo wants to put a tracking device into newly manufactured guns and have legal gun owners retrofit their firearms so owners and police can locate and retrieve stolen guns the same way police use a computer chip to locate stolen cars.</DIV></DIV>


''Let's use that same technology to track weapons so we know where they are when they're stolen or bought illegally," he said. ''I think it's a common-sense idea"..............................


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