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Cache of weapons discovered inside a Queens home on Oct. 21, 2014 (Credit: NYPD)

Police Raid Turns Up More Than A Dozen Weapons At Queens Home

Victor Rivera, who had been arrested for murder in 1982, is facing numerous weapons charges.

10/22/2014

Keenan Draughon  was arrested Saturday morning trying to board a flight to Charlotte, N.C., after Port Authority police found the weapons. (Credit CBS 2)

Authorities: Passenger At JFK Caught With Multiple Weapons

Police say a Tennessee man has checked luggage containing a loaded, defaced rifle at New York’s Kennedy International Airport.

10/26/2013

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

Gun Surrendered In New Haven Buyback Event (credit: CBS 2)

18 Firearms Collected During Norwalk Gun Buyback

Sgt. Lisa Cotto says a Norwalk resident anonymously donated $5,026 to fund the buyback, a symbolic amount to remember the 26 Newtown victims.

02/03/2013

This weekend's gun buy-back in Brooklyn netted 108 weapons. (credit: NYPD)

Brooklyn Gun Buy Back Nets 29 Semi-Automatics

The NYPD announced the results of the first gun buyback of 2012 on Saturday; 108 weapons were turned in at the Bedford Central Presbyterian Church in Crown Heights.

01/29/2012