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Gun Buyback Program

Anonymous Gun Buy Back Program In San Francisco

Donations Come Slow To San Jose Gun Buyback Effort

An effort to crowd-fund a gun buyback for San Jose is less than halfway toward its goal with three days left to go.

12/08/2013

(CBS)

Nation’s 1st Crowdfunded Gun Buyback Event Held In SF’s Mission District

A successful gun buyback event in San Francisco’s Mission District on Thursday night was the first in the U.S. to be partly-funded though a crowdsourcing non-profit.

08/09/2013

Jackie Speier

South City Gun Buyback Pulls 250 Weapons Out Of Circulation

A gun buyback that took place in San Mateo County on Saturday has been deemed a success by one of its organizers, Rep. Jackie Speier.

04/14/2013

Weapons surrendered during a gun buyback program on December 15, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Anonymous $50,000 Donation To Fund Fremont Gun Buyback Event

An anonymous private benefactor has donated $50,000 for a gun buyback event for residents in Fremont, Newark, and Union City hosted by Fremont police next weekend.

03/08/2013

Weapons surrendered during a gun buyback program on December 15, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Santa Clara County Announces Major Gun Buyback Program

Santa Clara County has unveiled plans for what officials hope will be the largest gun buyback event held so far in the Bay Area.

02/13/2013

A San Francisco police officer inspects a rifle that is being surrendered during a gun buy back program on December 15, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Saturday Gun Buyback In San Mateo Nets Hundreds Of Weapons

A gun buyback event in San Mateo Saturday collected more than 680 firearms, including 24 assault weapons, 338 hand guns and 371 long guns, according to Congresswoman Jackie Speier.

01/26/2013

A gun is added to the inventory at the Marin County gun buyback Tuesday. (CBS)

Huge Turnout Overwhelms Marin’s 1st Gun Buyback

The turnout ended up being so big that county officials actually ran out of money within hours, having to hand out vouchers instead.

01/16/2013

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