The Ocala Police Department will be holding a Gun Buyback event on September 18, 2010.
The Ocala Police Department plans to launch a gun buyback program on Saturday, September 18, 2010. The event will be from 11:00 to 3:00 p.m. at two locations: --New Zion Missionary Baptist Church 728 N.W. 6th Avenue and --American Legion Hall 516 NE Sanchez Avenue This program will offer $50.00 gift cards insteadof cash to people who turn in their weapons.
Another component of this program is to educate. The Ocala Police Department will also give away gun safety locks and educational information on Gun Safety to the public during this event.
For more question please call Cpl. Cynthia Barnes at the Ocala Police Department (352) 369-7000.