06/24/03 03-53San Francisco Police Department
PUBLIC AFFAIRS OFFICE
June 24, 2003
Subject: GUN BUY-BACK PROGRAM JUNE 28
The San Francisco Police Department, in conjunction with the Mayor’s Office Operation Ceasefire, will conduct a Gun Buy-Back Program on Saturday, June 28, between 12 noon and 4:00 P.M. at two police stations, Bayview, 201 Williams Street, and Northern, 1125 Fillmore Street.
The Gun Buy-Back Program is an effort to get guns off the street by offering $100 in cash, no questions asked, for each operable gun handed to officers. Participants must be San Francisco residents, and are encouraged to bring unloaded firearms contained in bags, boxes, gun cases, or in the trunks of their vehicle. There is a maximum of two guns handed in per participant.
For more information, please contact:
Lieutenant Kitt Crenshaw
Violent Crimes Task Force
Sergeant Neville Gittens
Public Affairs Office
850 Bryant Street, Room 549, San Francisco, CA. 94103
Tel. (415) 553-1651 / Fax (415) 553-9229
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