More than 800 firearms were collected over the weekend during the city’s annal gun buyback program, the mayor’s office announced Monday.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department announced that 152 guns were collected in the department’s buyback event at Belvedere Park on Saturday.
A man was arrested during the city’s sixth gun buyback event over the weekend after showing up at a drop-off location with a homemade pipe bomb.
Los Angeles officials announced Monday that the city’s weekend gun-buyback event resulted in the surrender of more than 1,000 guns.
Southern California residents can turn in unwanted firearms Saturday in exchange for supermarket gift cards at L.A.’s Gun Buyback event.
The city’s annual Gun Buyback program collected more than 2,000 firearms Wednesday, Los Angeles officials said.
Got a firearm lying around? Turn it for a gift card for up to $200 during the city of Los Angeles’ 2012 Gun Buyback Program.