Surprise, Arizona
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Go into "Sports and Outdoor" at the OfferUp site, and you can find tons of guns, knives, and crossbows.There is no control over these firearm sales.

I'm expecting to find new posts for Surface to Air weapons.

The same people just keep re-posting these weapons when we report them. Some hide them under "auto parts" or "electronics".

OfferUp appears to be a haven for weapons, and they suggest meeting in public places to complete the transactions.Not sure what that's about when buying and selling firearms.

If I was a kid and wanted a firearm, OfferUp would be my source of choice.

Review about: Offerup Sports And Outdoors.

I liked: Easy to sell and buy.

I didn't like: No control over firearm sales.

Review #674815 is a subjective opinion of a user.

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Reason of Review / Monetary Loss Uncontrolled Weapons Sales / Not specified
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Wldhare
#1249040
Sorry. That dog isn't going to hunt. I own several firearms and I've yet to decide on religious "beliefs" (this is how you spell the word.)
Take a minute to review the prohibited items on Offer Up. Then, post your comments. (after using spell check)
Anonymous
Tacoma, Washington, United States #1248805
Got to love your religious belife being shoved down everyone's throat.
Anonymous
to Anonymous #1288402
Maybe you need to learn how to spell before you worry about people shoving anything down your throat, except perhaps some knowledge
Anonymous
Louisville, Kentucky, United States #1184263
Person to person firearm purchases are completely legal depending on the state you live in. A quick google search will tell your states laws on the issue.
Nothing wrong with meeting in a public place to sell something...
Wldhare
#1089483
Can't remove people from the equation, but governing an on-line service from supplying weapons can be done. It's a new concept named "gun control".
Anonymous
#1084594
Quit being a ***.

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