Dennis Hofer Enterprises, IncWarning letter
This gun dealer was cited for 3 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ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.
|Type||Dealer in firearms|
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 51 hours conducting this inspection. 137 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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Conduct a Full Recall Inspection to determine compliance with Federal firearms laws and regulations. Verify compliance with applicable State, County and local laws, including compliance with zoning and licensure requirements. Review the areas that were in violation during the previous inspection and verify if they have been corrected. Conduct 100% inventory of firearms.
On February 26, 2016, Investigator redacted completed a Recall Firearms Compliance Inspection at the licensed business premise of Dennis Hofer Enterprises Inc. Mr. Dennis Hofer, Owner/President, was interviewed in regards to the company’s Type 01, Dealer of Firearms License. Violations cited, warning letter (no recall inspection) recommended. ATF O 5370.1B prescribes a warning conference based on repeat violations cited after the licensee has previously attended a warning conference (February 11, 2015). An alternate recommendation of Warning Letter is recommended as the licensee was cited three (3) violations (two (2) less than the previous inspection), representing less than 2% of transactions conducted by the licensee.
I concur with the alternate recommendation made for a Warning Letter in lieu of Warning Conference. The following violations were cited: 27 CFR 478.21 (a), 27 CFR 478.124(c)(1), and 27 CFR 478.126a. ATF O 5370.1B prescribes a warning conference based on repeat violations cited after the licensee has previously attended a warning conference (February 11, 2015). An alternate recommendation of Warning Letter is recommended as the licensee was cited three (3) violations (two less than the previous inspection), representing less than 2% of transactions conducted by the licensee.
After reviewing this assignment, I concur with the alternate recommendation of warning letter only. Please proceed with issuing the warning letter.
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 3 violations.
|1||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|2||478.124(c)(1)||Failure to obtain a Form 4473 showing the transferee's name, sex, address, date and place of birth, and other required information. 🔗|
|3||478.126a||Failure to report the sale of two or more pistols or revolvers to an individual during five consecutive business days. 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »