Angel Valdes | May 30, 2023
A total of 1,120 firearms of various calibers were destroyed at the National Police headquarters, located in Ancón, this Tuesday, May 30, being the Fifth Firearms Destruction Ceremony that is taking place so far this year. anus.
The weapons were confiscated and recovered, during various operations and preventive actions carried out in coordination with the corresponding authorities at the national level, and are detailed as follows: 1,039 revolvers, 53 pistols, 8 shotguns, 6 rifles, 2 rifles and 12 pellets that They have been seized in various operations nationwide.
These results are the product of the commitment and effort of the country’s security forces, with the firm objective of guaranteeing peace and a healthy coexistence of citizens.
In the current administration, 36 ceremonies have been held in which 33,174 weapons, 470,691 ammunition, 7,323 supplies, 278 accessories and 4,460 explosive devices have been destroyed since January 2020 to date.