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Menino Calls for National Ballistics Tracing System

By By Ed Somers
November 4, 2002

Conference President Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino sent the following letter to President Bush on October 28 urging that the Administration support a national ballistics or “crime bullet” imaging and identification system. The U.S. Conference of Mayors has a long history of supporting crime reduction and gun safety issues, and recently co-hosted a meeting on the subject of ballistics tracing with the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence which was also attended law enforcement organizations and city representatives.

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