Update on D.C.?s "Voluntary" Gun Search Program
Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Update on D.C.?s "Voluntary" Gun Search Program

  1. #1
    Grand Poobah Gunco's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2004
    Feedback Score
    35 (100%)

    Postak Update on D.C.?s "Voluntary" Gun Search Program

    On March 14, we reported on Washington, D.C.?s so-called ?Safe Homes Initiative?--an ill-advised proposal aimed at reducing the District?s high rate of gun crime. Under the controversial plan, officers would show up at a residence and ask parents and guardians to allow ?voluntary? searches of their homes and childrens? (or other relatives?) bedrooms, to look for firearms. These searches would be done without notice or warrants.


  2. #2
    Gunco Maniac sjohnson's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2006
    South Dakota
    Feedback Score
    15 (100%)


    Last November, we reported on a similar program being considered in Boston. That program was also delayed several times due to public resistance and outcry, but is now operational. The Boston program has yet to receive its first call to search a home.
    Just because you're poor doesn't mean you're stupid.

Search tags for this page

There are currently no search engine referrals.
Click on a term to search our site for related topics.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts