seized weapons

NY Weapon of Mass Destruction?
2:22 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Suspects Try to Build Radiation Weapon in Upstate Federal Terrorism Case

Federal prosecutors caught suspects they say were trying to make weapon that would kill with X-ray radiation.
Credit llnl.gov

  A plan to build a remote-operated radiation emitting device sounds like a plotline in a Hollywood film. 

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Liberty United Launches in Syracuse
6:24 pm
Wed September 25, 2013

Miner Announces New Partnership to Recycle Seized Weapons

A few pieces from the Railroad Spike jewelry collection
Credit Liberty United

Guns currently in possession of the Syracuse Police will now be headed for new lives – as high-end jewelry.  The city announced a partnership today with a company called Liberty United, which melts down the metal from guns and turns the new alloys into bracelets, necklaces and rings.  Money from selling the jewelry is directed back to gun-violence prevention programs in participating communities. 

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