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New Zealand Gun Buyback Program Plagued By Failures

Despite being touted as a success, the New Zealand gun buyback program accomplished little.

New Zealand Gun Buyback Gets Ugly, Targets Historic Arms

Predictably, the New Zealand Gun Buyback program championed by the country's prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, took a turn for the worse, as several episodes attest.

Fear & Loading: Personal Info Compromised in New Zealand Gun Buyback

New Zealand has temporarily shut down its gun buyback website after officials admitted it inadvertently provided access to some participants’ personal information.

Fear & Loading: Gun Buybacks and Fiscal Reality

Guy Sagi filed a Freedom of Information Act request to determine exactly what was turned in when the Greenville, N.C., Police Department held a gun “buyback” in November that didn’t involve any cash exchange. The results don’t come close to justifying the manpower required to plan or man the event.

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