I interviewed Bronx residents about the Gun Buy-Back Program after police asked media to leave buy-back locations.
Related blog post: Reflecting on the NYPD’s Gun Buy-Back Program
Nearly 20 other Bronx locals who were asked about the program agreed with A.J. that gun crime would not be significantly affected by programs like the gun buy-back event, which coincided with 13 shooting incidents in the borough that weekend.
Published: May 14, 2009
Publication: Norwood News, a bi-weekly community newspaper serving the northwest Bronx communities of Norwood, Bedford Park, North Fordham and University Heights.
Skills: Writing, Reporting