3 OUR PROJECT 4: FIREARMS IN FLORIDA .... ALL DAY SOCIAL T-V EVENT, CONTINUES RIGHT NOW.. Whether it's for personal safety, or for sport ... Nearly 56-thousand people in Duval County hold a concealed weapons permit. There are 1-point-5 million statewide. Ask local gun shop owners and they'll tell you safety has become even more of a priority for gun carriers in recent years. Joy has some interesting options gun owners have, to keep their weapons out of the wrong hands...Joy 3 From FREE safety devices .. to those that cost tens of thousands of dollars ... there's a safety device for your weapon to fit any budget. 3 0 - 10 250 - 254 255 - 300 Walk into any local gun shop ... and with the arsenal available --BITE:- Phillip - IT'S DEFINITELY WORTH IT. EVERY GUN SHOULD BE LOCKED UP -- comes countless ways to keep weapons away from kids, and crooks... including the lock that comes with your new firearm.BITE: joy - THAT ALMOST LOOKS LIKE A BICYCLE LOCK victor - IT DOES ALMOST. SAME CONCEPT.If you need to BUY a universal cable lock -- local gun shop owner Victor Jubran says it'll run you about 5-bucks.BITE; Victor - joy - NOW YOU CAN'T PUT BULLETS IN HERE AND SHOOT THIS AT ALL .. Victor - CORRECT.THE CYLINDER WONT EVEN CLOSE.And, "universal" -- means they work on any gun --BITE: Phillip - THIS WILL NOT ALLOW YOU NOW, TO WORK THE ACTION ON THE RIFFLE, YOU CAN'T CHAMBER A ROUND, YOU CANT PULL THE TRIGGER, THE GUN IS RENDERED USELESS,, THERE'S NO WAY FOR THE GUN TO OPERATE. joy - SO FOR SOMEONE WHO CAN'T AFFORD A BIG SAFETY SYSTEM...Phillip - OH YEAH, THAT'S ABSOLUTELY THE BEST THING HANDS DOWN.Also free with most firearms is another BIG safety feature -- a TINY keyhole, for a very small key.BITE; joy - IN THE HOME, EVEN IF A SMALL CHILD WERE TO GET A HOLD OF THAT IF THIS IS LOCKED ...Victor - THE GUN IS USELESS.Other gun locks aren't expensive.Take this lock -- that's TSA approved for travel.BITE: Phillip - THIS IS WHAT YOU CALL A STRAIGHT TRIGGER LOCK AND AGAIN YOU CAN GET IT IN A COMBINATION OR A KEY ACCESS, MASTER LOCK MAKES IT, ITS AROUND $15 BUT THEY'RE HIGHLY RECOMMENDED, For about 60- bucks -- a gun box -- this one you can keep in plain view!BITE; Phillip - IT'S A FUNCTIONING CLOCK, IT HAS A TRAP DOOR THAT DROPS OUT OF THE WAY THAT ALLOWS YOU TO STORE FIREARMS AND OTHER VALUABLES.IT'S PRETTY NEAT.For about 100-dollars ...... Your, or your loved ones' FINGERPRINTS are the key to locking your gun in this biometric safe!BITE; victor - PRESS THE BUTTON AND IT READS YOUR FINGERPRINT, ONCE YOUR FINGERPRINT'S PROGRAMMED INTO IT.If your gun's safety spot is under a counter top, or desk drawer -- expect to pay about 150-dollars for it.BITE: Phillip - BUSINESS HOME, RECREATIONAL .. KEEP THEM ON THE BOATS, A LOT OF PEOPLE DO . YOU CAN MOUNT IT RIGHT UNDER THE CONSOLE.If you're storing SEVERAL guns -- there are gun SAFES.The more weapons you need to secure -- the more you'll pay for that safety... Starting at about 600-dollars. BITE; Both local gun shop owners say the number one reason people buy guns in our area is for home protection, and gun buyers usually ask how keep their guns safe at home. This Saturday -- let the folks know, at Greenacres Sporting Goods on Normandy Boulevard -- that you saw this story -- They'll give you a free gun-lock, while supplies last -- during their gun sale event.