Central GunsWarning 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.
|Type||Dealer in firearms|
|Expiry||Jun 1, 2023|
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 49 hours conducting this inspection. 66 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Due to the violations cited during the compliance inspection of Raymond Balcerowicz d/b/a Central Guns, a recommendation of Warning Conference with a Warning Letter is warranted. IOIH9U3] is recommending an alternate recommendation of a Report of Violations with a Warning Letter and no Recall Inspection . There were only two violations cited during the compliance inspection, z decrease from the previous compliance inspection. Also, Mr. Balcerowicz stated his daughter will begin assisting him with the firearms business.
The inspection disclosed one violation of 18 U.S.C. 923(g)(5)(A), which warranted a Warning Conference due to being a repeat violation cited in 2015, as well as, one violation of 27 CFR 478.102(a), warranting a Warning Letter. However, due to the licensee's overall improvement in error rate in comparison to previous inspections, an alternate recommendation of Violations, Warning Letter Only and No Recall Inspection is being recommended.
One violation warranted a recommendation of warning letter; however, since it is a repeat violation, it warrants a recommendation of warning conference. The licensee has had a decrease in the number of violations cited since the inspection conducted in August 2015. There were no unrecorded or untimely acquisitions or dispositions, no missing firearms, and no transfers to prohibited persons. An alternate recommendation of warning letter and no recall will be rendered.
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||18 USC 923(g)(5)(A)||Failure to submit record information required by the Attorney General. (This citation is often used to enforce the requirement for licensees in Southwest border states to report multiple sales of semi-automatic rifles.) 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »