Cleveland Offers $100 Gas Cards for Guns Cleveland Police Offering $100 Gas Cards to People Who Bring Handguns to Convention Center The Associated Press CLEVELAND Nov 9, 2007 (AP) Font Size E-mail Print Share Armed residents can give up their guns and get gasoline cards worth $100 at the pump. The first 450 people who show up at Cleveland's convention center Saturday and surrender a working handgun will receive a card. Police, who will be at the center to ensure the guns are turned in safely, asked for the weapons to be brought in unloaded and in a clear plastic bag. The city has recorded 119 homicides so far this year the same number for all of 2006. Gasoline prices have surged in recent weeks, with the statewide average for a gallon of regular gas at $3.07 last weekend, 25 cents more than Oct. 22.