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Guns at Home: Do Neighborhoods' Firearms Permits Lower Property Values?

The Journal News' gun map highlighting the names and addresses of gun permit owners across New York's Westchester and Rockland Counties is not only calling into question the safety of those homeowners, but it has also sparked concerns regarding its effect on real estate values in such "gun-concentrated" areas. According... Continue Reading »

Home in The Journal News Gun Map Targeted for Gun Robbery

A home in New York's Westchester County (pictured above) that was identified in The Journal News' infamous interactive map outlining gun permit holders last month was burglarized on Saturday, local TV station WDEF reported. The thieves' target? The homeowner's gun safe, officials said. The thieves reportedly used a... Continue Reading »

How to Find Out Who Owns a Gun Permit: Learn If Your Neighbors Are Packing Heat

A controversial map recently published by The Journal News newspaper in New York marked one of the latest reactions to the Sandy Hook school shooting in Newtown, Conn. The map disclosed the identities of all pistol permit holders in Westchester and Rockland counties. While the move rankled many, it also highlighted a fact... Continue Reading »

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