Print

News >> Browse Articles >> Crime News

Rate

New York newspaper removes gun permit database from website after outcry

Article Submitted by :
Photo_user_blank_big

Anonymous

over 1 year ago

0 articles submitted

Source: Fox News


January 19, 2013


Read Article


Rate
  • Csi_squirrle_max600_1__max50

    mmmm

    over 1 year ago

    550 Comments

    I agree SkoolCop slap them upside their checkbook and maybe next time the editors will think twice before publishing something that should be kept private.

  • Photo_user_blank_big

    Anonymous

    over 1 year ago

    This was reckless disregard for the privacy and safety of law abiding gun owners!

  • 25-1-13-a_1__max50

    SkoolCop

    over 1 year ago

    4598 Comments

    YES...... IT"S ABOUT TIME ALBEIT A BIT LATE. The fact that the information was published in the first place under the guise of the N.Y. State Freedom of Information Law, put thousands of people unnecessarily at risk. To say that the Journal News Media Group was irresponsible would be a gross understatement. As a citizen, my expectations of the news media, be it paper, inter-net or TV, is to report the news...... not create it, especially at the risk of public safety. I still say that a class action law suit should be considered to prevent this from ever happening again and to compensate those people, who through no fault of their own, legally obtained gun permits and who remain at risk despite the removal of the personal information from the news group web site.

  • Gods_team_max50

    IowaNinersFan

    over 1 year ago

    23084 Comments

    Damage has already been done.

  • Mr-natural_1__max50

    mz66

    over 1 year ago

    3906 Comments

    Took them long enough. This is not responsible journalism.

  • White_shirt_max50

    uncledennis1

    over 1 year ago

    23318 Comments

    Who says common sense is dead and gone? Nice they righted a wrong.

  • Thinker_max50

    darsavmo

    over 1 year ago

    11362 Comments

    Never should vave been published to begin with...

  • Ba_old_glory_max50

    Jonas

    over 1 year ago

    44000 Comments

    Newspapers...

PoliceLink School Finder

Save time in your search for a criminal justice degree program. Use PoliceLink's School Finder to locate schools online and in your area.

Get Info

* In the event that we cannot find a program from one of our partner schools that matches your specific area of interest, we may show schools with similar or unrelated programs.

Recent Activity

Batman_max600_1__max30
gudercop posted in: "Retired MPDC", 3 minutes ago.
Batman_max600_1__max30
gudercop posted in: "my husband just got violated.", 5 minutes ago.
Rcsd04_max600_max30
StrykerBrig21 gave a thumbs up to The Post "my husband just got violated.", 5 minutes ago.
Batman_max600_1__max30
gudercop posted in: "3 Word Response", 7 minutes ago.