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Unintentional Firearm Discharges (1793_17)


Details of incidents where police firearms have been accidentally fired (known as negligent discharges) since January 2013 up until the date this request was received.

Please include:

– The date and place of the incident.

– Full details of the incident (e.g. how the accident happened, injuries resulting from the accident).

– The type of firearm involved in the incident.

– Details of any disciplinary action taken against officers responsible for a negligent discharge.


Please find attached (1793_attachment_01.pdf).