St Petersburg Ponders “Fee” on Purchasing Guns and Ammo

ST PETERSBURG – Mayor Rick Kriseman is flirting with the idea of charging a “fee” on gun and ammo purchases to help combat rising gun violence in St Pete.

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312 firearms where stolen from homes and unlocked vehicles in St Pete. The fee will not stop gun violence from continuing to rise.

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This is a reactionary move. They should be kicking in the doors of known gang bangers, instead they are going to invest in technology that informs them of the location where bullets are flying. Once the bullets leave the gun, its too late.

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Won’t change a thing.

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