Gangs: Loaded gun allegedly found in Head Hunter’s luggage at Auckland airport

A loaded pistol was allegedly found in the luggage of a Head Hunter gang member as he prepared to board a domestic flight at Auckland Airport. He was returning home to Christchurch after being in Auckland to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the gang’s influential East chapter last weekend. The firearm was allegedly found by Aviation Security staff when the

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Mexican cartels trading ‘cop killer’ gun that can penetrate bullet-proof vests

Mexican drug cartels appear to be shipping high-powered weapons to Colombia to purchase shipments of cocaine – including the notorious "cop killer" gun that can penetrate bullet-proof vests. A bevy of machine guns, assault rifles and semi-automatic handguns are flowing into the South American country, a dozen Colombian law enforcement officials told Reuters. Among the weapons popping up in traffickers'

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