NYPD Commissioner: Real enemy is illegal handguns
"The biggest obstacle in stemming the flow of the illegal weapons — both assault rifles and handguns — is the less restrictive laws in other locales"
By Chuck Bennett
The New York Post
NEW YORK — "We don't want [assault weapons] on the streets, make no mistake about it. But the problem is the handgun."
The nation's looming assault-weapons ban is plain common sense, NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly said yesterday — but the city's real enemy is illegal handguns.