Getting guns off BX, city streets focus of illegal gun summit

Getting guns off Bronx and city streets will be the focus of a national summit on illegal guns Tuesday in New York City. Mayor Bloomberg (R-NY) and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino are hosting the daylong

News 12 Staff

Apr 25, 2006, 2:04 PM

Updated 6,661 days ago

Share:

Getting guns off Bronx and city streets will be the focus of a national summit on illegal guns Tuesday in New York City.
Mayor Bloomberg (R-NY) and Boston Mayor Thomas Menino are hosting the daylong event. Mayors from some of the nation?s largest cities will be in attendance. A panel of experts on gun crimes will be speaking at the event.
The mayors will also discuss gun laws and how they can work together to enforce them. New York City Police Commissioner Raymond Kelly will also be on hand to discuss getting illegal guns off the streets.


More from News 12
Nassau University Medical Center experiencing power outage

Nassau University Medical Center experiencing power outage

1:56
Sun, clouds and an isolated afternoon shower on Long Island

Sun, clouds and an isolated afternoon shower on Long Island

1:44
Brentwood couple credits neighbors for saving their home during fire

Brentwood couple credits neighbors for saving their home during fire

1:31
'He loved his community' - Wake services held in Seaford for late Hempstead Town Councilman Carini

'He loved his community' - Wake services held in Seaford for late Hempstead Town Councilman Carini

1:39
Muslims celebrate Muslim Heritage Festival in Lindenhurst

Muslims celebrate Muslim Heritage Festival in Lindenhurst

0:55
Plans for cell tower in West Islip struck down by state officials

Plans for cell tower in West Islip struck down by state officials

0:19
Police: Brooklyn man arrested for unlawful possession of gun, knife following traffic stop in Woodbury

Police: Brooklyn man arrested for unlawful possession of gun, knife following traffic stop in Woodbury

0:49
Global technology outage causes flight delays, cancellations on Long Island

Global technology outage causes flight delays, cancellations on Long Island

0:15
Police: Senior woman hit by car, seriously injured in Commack parking lot

Police: Senior woman hit by car, seriously injured in Commack parking lot

0:19
Police: Dirt bike rider killed in East Patchogue crash

Police: Dirt bike rider killed in East Patchogue crash

1:41
 Officials: COVID-19 has hit high levels in several states, including Connecticut

Officials: COVID-19 has hit high levels in several states, including Connecticut

2:29
Long Island residents face a myriad of issues due to global tech outage

Long Island residents face a myriad of issues due to global tech outage

0:29
Police: Motorcyclist killed after striking NICE bus in Lynbrook

Police: Motorcyclist killed after striking NICE bus in Lynbrook

0:41
Prosecutors: Driver had BAC twice the legal limit during fatal Deer Park nail salon crash

Prosecutors: Driver had BAC twice the legal limit during fatal Deer Park nail salon crash

2:21
Massive technology outage impacts LaGuardia Airport

Massive technology outage impacts LaGuardia Airport

0:28
Police: Hauppauge crash causes fuel spill on Motor Parkway

Police: Hauppauge crash causes fuel spill on Motor Parkway

0:35
North Merrick Library hosts Pokémon event with cards, crafts and characters

North Merrick Library hosts Pokémon event with cards, crafts and characters

2:01
‘You do have shared vulnerabilities.’ Security experts explain risks associated with global IT outage

‘You do have shared vulnerabilities.’ Security experts explain risks associated with global IT outage

1:30
Students take part federal court program in Central Islip

Students take part federal court program in Central Islip

A massive tech outage is causing worldwide disruptions. Here's what we know

A massive tech outage is causing worldwide disruptions. Here's what we know