Firearms Buyback

Goods for Guns program turned over 271 firearms

Goods for Guns program turned over 271 firearms

Police say the annual Goods for Guns buyback program turned over 271 firearms and 54 pellet guns to law enforcement throughout Massachusetts. The Telegram & Gazette reports citizens were ready to trade in guns for supermarket gift cards at police departments across the region on Saturday. $75 was given for semiautomatic guns while pistols could be traded in for $50. Rifles, replica guns and pe... »

School Holds Toy Firearms Buyback

School Holds Toy Firearms Buyback

HAYWARD — An elementary school will has held a toy gun exchange this Saturday, they offered students a book and a chance to win a bicycle for turning in their toy weapons. Principal of Strobridge Elementary, Charles Hill insists that children playing with toy guns are more prone to not taking real firearms seriously. He said, “Playing with toys guns, saying ‘I’m going to sh... »