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Seven Shooting Incidents Across Auckland

Wednesday, 25 May 2022, 7:50 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

Wednesday, May 25, 2022 @ 17:30 hr President of the Sporting Shooters Association, Chaz Forsyth says “this level of gang violence in our biggest city is a clear indication, that all the Government firearm legislation since March 2019 has been a complete ... More >>

We Are One – But Really We Are Not

Monday, 23 May 2022, 12:04 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

‘We Are One’ was the catch cry after the Christchurch Mosque shootings. Some consequences of that tragedy made a mockery of what unity we may have had, when the NZ Government and the NZ Police began targeting responsible, law abiding NZ firearms ... More >>

We Need Gang Control NOT Gun Control

Thursday, 19 May 2022, 12:47 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

Appearing on News Talk ZB in response to reports of two more gang related shooting incidents in Wairoa, and the failure of people to report them, Police Association President Chris Cahill claimed “It’s why we’ve been arguing for so long about ... More >>

Public Need To Know The Truth

Tuesday, 17 May 2022, 10:43 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

Propaganda is communication that is used to influence or persuade an audience to further an agenda. It is a political tool and we’ve seen it used powerfully during the recent years by our government. Truth is not necessarily its goal or purpose, ... More >>

$208 Million To Satisfy Government Curiosity

Monday, 9 May 2022, 11:09 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

On Sunday the government announced it will spend an extra $ 562 Million on the police. "Much of the money is focused on firearms, with $208m being spent establishing a new Firearms Business Unit within police, that will oversee the new Firearms Register. ... More >>

Police Tighten Their Anti Gun Ownership Even Further

Tuesday, 29 March 2022, 9:46 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

A 137-page discussion document has been launched by Police regarding the future Police approval and certification of shooting ranges. Clubs and individuals have just 6 weeks to lodge their thoughts and feedback on the proposed changes. Chaz Forsyth, ... More >>

New Police Firearms Regulatory Unit Announced

Sunday, 14 November 2021, 5:57 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

November 13 2021 @ 21:30 hr In announcing a new Firearm Regulatory Unit “separate from, but still aligned to Police” Police Minister Hon. Poto Williams has reneged on a previous commitment by Labour to set up an Independent Firearm Authority to ... More >>

Police Propaganda

Monday, 27 September 2021, 10:25 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

Recent statements attributed to the Commissioner of Police, Andrew Coster, have repeated previous allegations from police that gangs acquire their firearms from licensed firearms owners. That is a significant distortion of the truth and by implication ... More >>

Police Minister Doesn’t Know The Law She Voted For

Wednesday, 14 July 2021, 2:23 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

A police officer is shot in Ngaruawhaia and in a media release commenting on that the Police Minister has said “ Cabinet was "working on the process" of getting a gun register in place to stop these weapons getting into the wrong hands, ... More >>

Police Firearms Administration A Disgrace

Friday, 9 July 2021, 5:50 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

Are our Police fit for purpose asks Neville Dodd president of Sporting Shooters. If the purpose is the administration of the firearms law they themselves wrote then “the answer is clearly a resounding no! Look at their current gross under-performance” ... More >>

More Red Tape As Museums Forced To Hold Gun Dealers Licenses

Friday, 9 July 2021, 5:48 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

Guns are inanimate but the Government seems determined to personify them as evil as more & more pointless restrictions have been passed into law. That is the view of Neville Dodd, president of Sporting Shooters, on the new law that requires ... More >>

At Last, It Isn’t Gun Owners, It’s Social Media

Thursday, 17 June 2021, 5:36 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

June 16, 2021  After what has been described as a knee jerk reaction to the March 2019 massacre, it is now clear New Zealand’s legal gun owners were not and are not the problem. It is social media that the authorities should be focused ... More >>

Now Gangs Are Making Their Own Guns

Tuesday, 15 June 2021, 6:09 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

June 14, 2021  While the Police are waging a war against illegal guns imported by gangs, it seems a recent discovery shows that the New Zealand underbelly are building 3D printed guns and that has angered Neville Dodd, president of the Sporting Shooters ... More >>

Kudos To NZ Police - From Sporting Shooters

Saturday, 12 June 2021, 5:42 am | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

The Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand congratulates NZ Police on its success in concluding the New Zealand end of Operation Trojan Shield, which saw the arrest of 35 people involved in the illegal drug trade and the seizure of $3.7 million ... More >>

Wokester Or Toothless

Saturday, 27 February 2021, 4:17 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

National MP Simon Bridges has drawn a lot of political fire about calling the Commissioner of Police Andrew Coster, a “wokester” but others either agree or would even take it further. Neville Dodd, president of the Sporting Shooters Assn of New Zealand, ... More >>

Guns & Gangs - We Question The Police Commissioner's Comments

Tuesday, 23 February 2021, 12:27 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

The recent announcement by the Commissioner of Police that they have launched a nationwide operation to target illegal firearms in the hands of the gangs is “great news” says SSANZ President Neville Dodd. “Many of the firearms in the hands of ... More >>

Gang Members And Gun Licenses

Saturday, 20 February 2021, 4:47 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

A recent call from ACT MP Nicole McKee raises an important question. Ms. McKee has asked the Government during question time why known gang members are being issued firearms licenses when, she says, gang members should not be allowed to hold one. ... More >>

It’s Gun Confiscation, Not A Buy Back

Saturday, 6 February 2021, 4:49 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

The second “buy back” of newly illegal weapons is underway. Once again huge questions hang over the Government’s call for guns to be handed in. Neville Dodd, President of the Sporting Shooters Assn New Zealand, says “Several major points ... More >>

Royal Commission Shows Arms Act Changes Driven By Politics

Tuesday, 8 December 2020, 6:51 pm | Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand Inc

The Sporting Shooters Association of New Zealand (SSANZ) has today criticised the Prime Minister for attempting to ‘repackage’ the findings in the Royal Commission of Inquiry into the Christchurch Mosque shooting. SSANZ President Neville Dodd says ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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