Originally Posted by Davdi
The gun laws in England have done nothing but make life difficult for legitimate gun owners. Guns are still easily acquired if you know the right people.
Easily acquired if you have a strong criminal rep. and a large sum of cash. As opposed to the US where guns are widespread and cheap. There is a reason stabbings are the assault of choice in most of Europe.
Certainly large criminal gangs have their armouries and the like, but even then these weapons are kept away from low tier criminals, the ones who would cause the most damage.