Lethal Means Team

In an effort to reduce access to lethal means, the Lethal Means Team actively coordinates and partners with community organizations and stakeholders addressing rail, substance use, firearm and bridge safety.

    There are several initiatives that create awareness on ways to reduce suicide attempts and death and keep people safe when they are in distress.  Learn more about these activities below!

    GUN BUY BACK EVENT: JUNE 2022

    • The Gun Buy Back event, the first one held in six years, was hosted by the Gun Safety Collaborative and Lethal Means Team to remove unwanted firearms from homes in exchange for cash. Watch this news coverage to learn more. 

    GUN SAFETY CAMPAIGN: JUNE 2021

    SAFE DISPOSAL SAVES LIVES: APRIL 2021

    Our community partners include:

    • Rx Safe Marin and the Marin Healthy Youth Partnership
    • Gun Safety Task Force
    • Golden Gate Bridge and the Bridge Patrol 
    • SMART Train