I live on Long Island in Suffolk County. Routinely my office talks out of there rectum and my NYC compatriot has told me of worse. Their job is to discourage you from owning a gun and there is no accountability on their part should they give you false information toward that end.
Check with your local 2A org. NYC makes the rest of the state look reasonable and that isn't easy.
"Religions are all alike - founded upon fables and mythologies." Thomas Jefferson
"The way to see by faith is to shut the eye of reason." Benjamin Franklin