American Shooting Center, Inc.

Warning letter

This gun dealer was cited for 2 violations. The inspection resulted in a warning letter.

A warning letter is the least severe action the ATF can take against a licensee with compliance issues. The letter advises the licensee to comply with regulations.

ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.


5590 Ruffin Rd.
San Diego, CA 92123
San Diego County


Number 9-33-073-01-3C-40792
Type Dealer in firearms
Expiry License inactive

Inspection Timeline

Compliance inspections are conducted by one or more ATF officers. After the lead investigator submits a recommendation, one or more ATF supervisors will review the inspection and either concur with or adjust the recommendation.

This page contains information about a single inspection conducted between 2015 and 2017. The ATF may have inspected this licensee before and/or after the inspection detailed here.

Officers spent a total of 93 hours conducting this inspection. 243 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.

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Oct 8, 2015
Inspection assigned

Please conduct a SWB DE Recall Compliance Inspection.

May 20, 2016
Officer's recommendation Submitted by Industry Operations Investigator
Warning letter

Warning Letter is warranted due to the licensee failure to conduct a background check on the FFL responsible person and missing fewer than 10 firearms (redacted firearm).

Jun 7, 2016
Final review Signed by Area Supervisor
Warning letter

W/L sent 6/7/2016

Jun 7, 2016
Warning letter sent


If an inspection uncovers regulatory violations, the licensee receives a report outlining these violations. This section lists the violations found in the inspection, as well as a general description of each offense. More details on the nature of the licensee's specific violations may be found in the report PDF.

This licensee was cited for 2 violations.

1 478.102(a) Failure to conduct or complete a NICS check before transferring a firearm. 🔗
2 478.125(e) Failure by a dealer to properly maintain a record of the receipt and disposition of firearms. 🔗

Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »