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Computers For Guns: Mexico City's Plan To Curb Violence

By: Jeremy Gutsche (Rockstar) Jan 24, 06

In an effort to cut down on crime, Mexico city police are offering computers for guns. Yes, that’s right, a straight up trade of laptops for pistols.  The idea isn’t to transform gangster criminals into computer coders, but it’s close.

“People often have a gun at home, which could perhaps be for self-defense, but sadly it becomes a family tragedy when it is not used properly ” Guadalupe Lopez, a government official, told Reuters.

Source: news.yahoo

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