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Proposal To Solve Gun Crimes Will Be Announced Tuesday

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Attorney General Bill Lockyer, Senator Joe Dunn and Senate President pro Tem Don Perata will announce the introduction of a new proposal to solve firearms-related homicide and other gun crimes.

The proposal would create a new “bullet serialization” system that will allow investigating officers to trace ballistic evidence from crime scenes to the purchaser of the bullets.

Discharged serialized bullets will be displayed, and samples of the serialized bullets with be distributed to the media.

After the press conference the proposal will receive its first legislative hearing in the Senate Public Safety Committee.