TRENTON, N.J. (CBS) — New Jersey officials showed off nearly 3,000 firearms Thursday obtained in Saturday’s single-day gun buyback. It was the state’s largest gun buyback ever.

New Jersey Officials Show Off Thousands Of Guns In Largest Single-Day Gun Buyback Ever

More than 800 of the guns came from buybacks in Camden, Cumberland and Mercer Counties.

Acting Attorney General Andrew J. Bruck said every single gun represents a potential life saved.