The Office of New York Attorney General Letitia James is hosting a Plattsburgh Gun Buyback in collaboration with the Plattsburgh Police Department on Tuesday, Sept. 28, at the Crete Memorial Civic Center (2 Beach Road, Plattsburgh, NY 12901) from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Payment will be made by pre-paid gift card at the site.

$250 per assault rifle $150 per handgun $75 per rifle or shotgun $25 per non-working or antique gun

Please wear a mask and maintain social distancing.


How do people bring gun(s) to the drop off site? Gun must be unloaded and placed in a plastic or paper bag, or a box.

Can people transport the gun(s) in a car?

Yes, it must be unloaded in the trunk, a plastic or paper bag, or a box.

How many firearms can one turn in?

Anyone can turn in as many as one wish to provide.

Is any identification needed to turn in a gun?

No, this is an Amnesty program, and no questions are asked of the person dropping off the gun.

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