No Questions Asked Gun Buy-Back In Niagara Falls
In a continuing effort to remove or reduce the number of guns on the streets, the State Attorney General's Office along with Niagara Falls Police are sponsoring a gun buy-back event in Niagara Falls this Wednesday, June 13th. From 9 am to noon working and non-working unloaded weapons will be accepted at 520 Hyde Park Blvd. In exchange, debit cards will be given in various amounts depending on the type of gun.
- $25.00 for non-working or antique firearms
- $50.00 for rifles and shotguns
- $75.00 for handguns
- $100 for assault weapons
Any weapon brought to the site must be in a plastic or paper bag or box and must be in the trunk of a vehicle. There's no limit to the number of firearms anyone can turn in.
Licensed firearms dealers and active or retired law enforcement officers are not eligible for the gun buy-back event.
Since 2013 various gun buy-back events sponsored by the Attorney General's Office across the state has resulted in 1,700 weapons being turned in.