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Hampshire Police appeal for any type of firearm and ammunition to be surrendered and make our communities safer as part of a two week amnesty.

Check what you’ve got, check the firearms law & hand in any illegal or unwanted items.

Reporter Jo Gray hears more from local PCSO Darryl Hook.

PCSO Will Ive & PCSO Darryl Hook by a police car
PCSO Darryl Hook (on the right) with PCSO Will Ive

More information from Hampshire Police

Firearms and ammunition can be surrendered police front offices based in Basingstoke, Portsmouth,  Southampton and Newport (IOW) ; but anyone handing in a firearm, or a stun gun, during the Firearms Surrender is advised to check the station opening times on www.hampshirepolice.uk. To receive advice on how best to transport the weapon responsibly from home to the police station phone 101 before travelling

Government firearms guidance

www.gov.uk/government/collections/firearms

CrimeStoppers

If you think someone has an illegal firearms you can report anonymously to independent charity CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111.