NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — Police in New Haven are trying to keep guns off the streets by hosting a gun buyback this weekend.
You can bring anything from a handgun to an assault weapon to the Police Academy Training Center at 710 Sherman Parkway on Saturday, August 6th from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
You will receive an American Express gift card or Stop and Shop gift card when you turn in the firearm.
If you turn in a rifle or a shotgun, you will receive a $50 gift card. Those who turn in a pistol or a handgun will receive a $100 gift card. If you turn in an assault weapon, you will receive $200 gift card.
Police say the guns must be delivered unloaded in clear plastic bags, and any ammunition must be delivered in a separate bag.