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Hundreds of police-issued guns go missing in CA

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Firearms seized during a sweep by the Los Angeles Police Department using the California's Armed Prohibited Persons System initiative. The program uses a database to identify gun owners who are no longer allowed to possess a firearm.

According to a Bay Area News Group investigative report, 944 guns have gone missing from a number of Bay Area, state and federal law enforcement agencies since 2010.

Hundreds of law enforcement officers' guns in California are either lost, stolen or unaccounted for. That's the finding of a new Bay Area News Group investigation.

It puts the tally at 944 guns that have gone missing from a number of Bay Area, state and federal law enforcement agencies since 2010.

After two high-profile murders involving stolen police-issued guns in the Bay Area last year, new policies and regulations are being considered.

Joining Take Two to discuss:

  • , investigative reporter with the Bay Area News Group newspapers The Mercury News and East Bay Times 
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