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This guidance tells immigration enforcement officers about the safe handling procedures to follow if they find an offensive weapon. It covers:
which weapons are illegal
what to do if an offensive weapon is found
when and how to seize and store them safely
exceptions which allow someone to occasionally possess an offensive weapon