Media Contact: Major Robert Bage
SAFER COMMUNITIES - GUN BUY BACK
July 27, 2013, the City of North Miami Police Department, along with the Miami-Dade Police Department, hosted a Safer Communities –Gun Buy Back. The Opa Locka, Biscayne Park, Aventura, Sunny Isles, and North Miami Beach Police Departments greatly assisted with the event. Miami-Dade Commissioner Sally Heyman and North Miami Councilman Scott Galvin provided support. There were a total of 91 guns removed from the streets which included 13 riffles and 17 shot guns. In addition to the Buy Back of unwanted guns, gun safety locks were passed out for free. The event was highly successful.
Major Neal Cuevas, PIO
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