August 2022

Gun Buyback Event

Add to Calendar 2022-08-20 09:00:00 2022-08-20 13:00:00 Gun Buyback Event 1601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Raleigh, NC 27610 City of Raleigh policeinfo@raleighnc.gov 919-996-3335 America/New_York public

The City of Raleigh, in collaboration with the Raleigh Police Department (RPD), will hold a Gun Buyback Event on Saturday, August 20, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Mount Peace Baptist Church.

To ensure the safety of everyone:

  • All participants must arrive and remain in a motor vehicle throughout the process. We cannot accept individuals who walk up to the event, cyclists, or motorcycle operators.
  • All participants and occupants of the vehicle must be 18 years or older.
  • Firearms should be unloaded in a case, box, bag, or secured with a gun lock.
  • All firearms must be in the vehicle's trunk, truck bed, or rear cargo area.
  • Firearms must not be within the driver or occupants' reach.
  • Raleigh Police will secure and remove each firearm from the vehicle.

All participants should approach the event area from Raleigh Boulevard and follow the signs and instructions. Raleigh Police will be present to regulate the traffic flow for this event.

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Mount Peace Baptist Church
1601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27610
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