Posted in Guns

Gun bill passes House

With supporters saying the issue is about property rights, the Florida House on Friday overwhelmingly passed a bill that would allow people to carry guns…

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Gunny money, Critic questions city’s buyback effort

by Jeremy Morrison, Inweekly The city of Pensacola spent $10,000 over the weekend purchasing firearms from citizens as part of a gun buyback event, but…

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Posted in Guns Pensacola

Gun Buyback event on Saturday

The City of Pensacola is holding a Gun Buyback Event on Saturday, March 20 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Bill Gregory Park,…

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Mayor: Gun Buyback builds trust

by Jeremy Morrison, Inweekly The city of Pensacola’s gun buyback initiative is as much about building trust as getting guns off the street, Mayor Grover…

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Posted in Guns Pensacola

City may buy back guns

by Jeremy Morrison, Inweekly The City of Pensacola may be taking a direct approach to getting guns off the street: buying the weapons, no questions…

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Posted in Escambia County Guns

Sheriff and Commissioner call joint press conference

While Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson is looking to hire a crime prevention specialist, Sheriff David Morgan and County Commissioner Lumon May are holding a press…

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Posted in Guns Pensacola

Presser notes: Mayor discusses Cervantes shootout

Advice to shooters: “This is going to end badly for you, one way of the other.” Pensacola Mayor Grover Robinson said Monday that he was…

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Posted in Guns State & National News

NRA, Local Governments square off on gun law

By Jim Saunders, The News Service of Florida TALLAHASSEE — The National Rifle Association and local-government groups are trying to help sway an appeals court…

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Posted in Crime Guns Pensacola

Pensacola Police release gun robbery photos

PENSACOLA–Last Tuesday night, two men wearing ski masks entered Jersey Mike’s, 1620 Airport Blvd.  around 8 p.m. and displayed a handgun. They stole a cash…

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