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31 December 2004

San Mateo County Times (California)

REDWOOD CITY, California — A lot of revelers like to ring in the New Year by firing guns in the air. But the dangerous practice is a felony in California, and police in Redwood City have some of the most sophisticated technology available for tracking down the source of gunshots. In an action dubbed "Operation Silent Night," police tonight will go after anyone who fires a weapon at the stroke of midnight. "The Police Department hopes to reduce random gunfire... (

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