Forensic Forays: Using X-ray Technology to Analyse Modified and Converted Firearms

Hannah Smith, Katie Addinall, and Liam Blunt

'Europe and the UK along with it, have some of the strictest laws regarding the possession of firearms. However, this alone does not stop the use of firearms in crime; partly due to the prevalence of modified and converted firearms seen throughout the continent which are being used by criminals, from gang-related street violence to terror attacks...'

Keywords: Forensics Converted firearms Convertible firearms