Commander Peter Philip says he has raised the issue as a member of the bilateral council administering the Torres Strait Treaty between the two countries, but little has been done.
Only a few kilometres of water separate some Torres Strait islands from PNG.
Police commander Peter Philip says the weapons are in big demand in PNG’s Highland provinces, where marijuana is grown in large quantities.
But he told Queensland correspondent, Stefan Armbruster, PNG police don’t have the resources control the trade.
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