Gun Buyback Program

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... »

Gun Buyback Program

Gun Buyback Program Has a Successful Weekend in New York

Residents of Bronx surrendered 120+ firearms this Saturday, including three assault weapons. The list goes on with 78 revolvers, 2 shotguns, several semi-automatic pistols and one rifle, along with some starter pistols, BB guns and other weapons. The former warranted a $200 gift cards (if in working condition) and a $20 for the latter. NYPD Community Affairs Chief Joanne Jaffe tweeted about the su... »