Detroit Gun Rights Advocates Stage Successful Protest At “Guns For Groceries” Event Conducted By Wayne County (MI) Executive And The Local Sheriff Department.
May 23, 2013
Local Detroit gun rights activists, however, know the truth about these “guns for goods” program ran by local governments all across our country:
•They have never been proven to have any positive effect on violent crime rates.
•They encourage firearm thefts because no questions will be asked.
•They potentially lead to the destruction of evidence used in crimes.
•They lead to the destruction of personal property of the rightful owners.
•They consume public resources that could be used to fight crime.
•They exploit the poor by offering $50 for potentially valuable hardware.
•They mislead the public by creating only a “feel good” fluff story in the media.
Detroit Gun Rights Advocates Stage Successful Protest At 'Guns For Groceries' Event