Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Kansas City Gun Lock Giveaway Hopes To Reduce Shootings Involving Youngsters
Quick public service post that really reflects a lack of understanding and education among a growing number of adults regarding gun safety.
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Fox4: Police handed out free gun locks Tuesday at 31st Street and Prospect Avenue as part of campaign to reduce unintentional shootings involving children.
Only about half a dozen people turned out for the safety seminar, but being that it took place during the work day in a working class neighborhood, organizers say if they can prevent just one shooting, they've been successful.
According to the "Not An Accident" index there have been six shootings so far this year by children in the Kansas City area, including one in Lawrence, Kan., and one in St. Joseph, Mo.
Developing . . .