Justice Department Reviewing Regulations On Imitation Firearms

The Government of Canada is investigating the possibility of introducing controls on so-called "imitation firearms", unregulated low-velocity firearms including a broad range of articles including things like paintball guns, pellet guns, and even non-functioning replicas. Preceded by instances where Canadian police have been put in tough situations - including some fatal interactions - Ontario Coroners, the Department of Justice, Public Safety Canada, various medical/police groups and others have been discussing [...]