The number of firearms stolen across Australia has almost doubled in the past decade, according to new figures.
- Exclusive by Lorna Knowles, ABC Investigations
The data, obtained by lobby group Gun Control Australia (GCA) under Freedom of Information (FOI) laws, reveal that almost 27,000 firearms have been reported as stolen across the country between 2007 and 2017.
Hunting rifles account for the majority of firearms stolen, followed by handguns.
Most are registered…