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Assault Rifles

These are some of the guns that were turned it at a gun buyback in Brooklyn on March 30, 2013 (credit: NYPD)

NYPD Announces ‘Cash For Guns’ Event In Harlem

Operable handguns and assault rifles will net $200 and rifles and shotguns will earn $20 each. The event was scheduled to run from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m.

08/24/2013

Guns at a buyback event in Los Angeles (credit: JOE KLAMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Nassau County Holds One Of The Largest Gun Buybacks In Its History

One of the largest gun buybacks in Nassau County history was held Saturday morning, and police believe the large turnout had to do with the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Newtown, Conn.

02/16/2013

Drugs discovered by police in Franklin Square home (credit: Sophia Hall/WCBS 880)

Police: Drugs, Weapons, Explosives Found In Franklin Square Home

Police discovered guns, drugs and explosives at a home in Franklin Square after officers arrested two men in connection with an apparent drug deal Tuesday, Nassau County police said.

01/30/2013

AR-15 Assault Rifle (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Assault Rifles, Ammo Flying Off Shelves After Newtown Massacre

Gun enthusiasts have been stocking up in the wake of the Newtown, Conn., elementary school massacre – flocking to gun shows to get their hands on parts and weapons out of fear that lawmakers will take a harder stance on gun control in the coming year.

12/29/2012

Galioto (L) And Class (R) Credit:NJ State Police

Police: New Jersey Couple Arrested With Massive Amounts Of Drugs, Guns, And Cash

New Jersey State Police have arrested a Middletown Township couple for drug distribution and possession of a massive cache of weapons.

05/19/2012