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

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

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.
 

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

They say the speculators are buying homes and 1 Activists rally against gentrification in Cypress Hills, East NY
VIDEO: March to help seniors apply to college 2 VIDEO: March to help seniors apply to college
News 12 viewers discuss the widow of DA 3 The Buzz: Colon cancer
4 Money Matters: Self-employed retirement savings
A Bronx-based artist has opened a cash-optional, pop-up 5 Artist opens up cash-optional coffee shop in Williamsburg

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 Brooklyn nightside.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE