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Criminals to Journal News: Thanks For the Gun Map

Dixiedrifter Wrote: Jan 05, 2013 10:11 AM
Maybe Journal-News management should hire the Denny's Restaurant employee who "snitched" on the gun toting plain-clothed officers in Bellview, IL., to serve as executive manager of the Journal-News "home bodies" do-gooder squad. A list of these retards could be posted on bulletin boards in the villages, boroughs and cities throughout the metro New York area. Who knows, maybe the criminal element will "hit" on these "saviors of our society" first, as they would obviously be identified as easy marks. This action might save the lives and property of a few of New York's more intelligent citizens.

Former criminals have one thing to say about the Journal News posting a detailed map of gun owners in New York State: criminals are thanking you for the help.

Reformed crooks say the New York newspaper that published a map of names and addresses of gun owners did a great service – to their old cronies in the burglary trade.

The information published online by the Journal-News, a daily paper serving the New York suburbs of Westchester, Rockland and Putnam counties, could be highly useful to thieves in two ways, former burglars told...