LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — 6 News is spending the month of September taking a deep dive into the issue of gun violence.

For our part, we’ll be giving away free gun locks to help keep your friends and families safe.

On Friday, Sept. 29 6 News is joining forces with the Ingham County Sheriff’s Department and handing them out right here at the TV station in Lansing, 2820 E. Saginaw St. in Lansing.

The gun lock giveaway begins at 11 a.m. and runs until 1 p.m., or while supplies last.

On Thursday, 6 News partnered with the Jackson Police Department and gave away more than two dozen gun locks for free.

In addition, stay tuned to 6 News this month for more on gun violence. We’re going to focus on solutions and ways to keep our community safe, so be sure to catch our in-depth interviews every Monday, as well as our stories every Thursday.