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5:47 am on Sunday January 23, 2011

North Charleston gun buyback

Image by Flickr user Antonio Villaraigosa While North Charleston's third gun buyback netted significantly fewer guns than the first two, it still collected 72. In 2009 the city collected 127, and in 2009 they collected 242. NBC News 2 was there and...
11:06 am on Monday December 14, 2009

Buyback nets homemade firearms

Though the owner was none to pleased that his homemade firearms didn't qualify for the gift cards, he still left the weapons with North Charleston police. The Post and Courier has a nice write-up about the whole gun buyback, but most interesting is...
12:31 pm on Saturday December 12, 2009

Second annual gun-buy back this Saturday (updated)

Image by Flickr user Dunechaser Update 8 p.m.: The Post and Courier has added a nice write-up; read it here. Update December 12: ABC News 4 is the first to report on today's buyback, saying 127 were swapped for gift cards. Get the story. It sounds...
5:27 pm on Saturday December 13, 2008

Buyback program nets 242 guns in North Charleston

Image by Flickr user ttstamImage by 20081213-gun.jpg North Charleston's first gun buyback program pulled in some 242 guns on Saturday, November 13. Folks could turn in the guns at three locations for $100 gift cards to Wal-Mart. Police had expected...