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December 24, 2012
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Store your firearms safely

EDITOR:

There is something missing in the conversation about the shootings in Connecticut and that is the need for gun owners to secure their firearms. Changes to mental health care, gun control measures, armed guards in schools, arming our teachers, psychoactive drugs, and violent forms of entertainment are all getting media attention. What no one is talking about is how someone other than the gun owner had access to the firearms used in that shooting.

Considering that the shooter was a family member, gun owners who think their firearms are safely stowed inside their homes may need to reconsider. Considering …

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The Record Courier Updated Dec 24, 2012 04:47PM Published Dec 24, 2012 04:47PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.