Gun buyback taking place today at the Christian Cultural Center on Flatlands Avenue

The program is organized by the NYPD and the Brooklyn district attorney.

The program is organized by the NYPD and the Brooklyn district attorney. (3/30/13)

BROOKLYN - A gun buyback will be held today in Brooklyn, giving residents the chance to collect as much as $200 for turning in their weapons.

Handguns and assault rifles can be turned in for a $200 bank card. Rifles and shotguns can be traded in for a $20 bank card. The program, organized by the NYPD and the Brooklyn district attorney, collected 113 weapons during a buyback last month.

The event will be held today from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Christian Cultural Center on Flatlands Avenue.
 

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