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An irregularly weighted hollow-tipped bullet that tumbles on entry into the body, causing massive tissue destruction, by adding a rotational component to its trajectory
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Experts say the lethal dum-dum bullets he used to inflict maximum pain on victims during his killing spree are a major indicator of his need for extreme violence.
In a cloakroom they found a quantity of expanding ammunition with hollow points, commonly called dum-dum bullets which explode on impact.
Ramsay Scott was caught with two pistols, parts for an assault rifle and ammunition including dum-dum bullets in his bedroom.
The former public schoolboy had two pistols, a submachine gun barrel, other gun barrels and live ammo, including dum-dum bullets.
The officers also found a quantity of illegal hollow-point ammunition designed to be used with a pistol and to expand on impact, otherwise known as dum-dum bullets and seven round of .
SELLS on the black market for pounds 200 - which includes three dum-dum bullets to inflict fearsome wounds on a victim.
His collection included two pistols, parts for an assault rifle and dum-dum bullets.
I'd like to think the lives of gay footballers would not be haunted by armies of Finbarr Saunders firing double entendres like dum-dum bullets.
A man caught with a rifle and dum-dum bullets in a Birmingham street has been jailed for four-and-a-half years.
This was why a marksman using dum-dum bullets was placed on the bridge, unknown to the rest of the plotters.
DUM-DUM bullets were invented by the British Army in India in the 1890s, and named after the district of Calcutta where they were made.
A leather ammunition belt held soft-headed dum-dum bullets, testimony to the murderous tendencies of those close to Saddam.