Derby’s Guns, Inc.

Warning letter

This gun manufacturer 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.


713 SE Stallings Drive
Nacogdoches, TX 75964
Nacogdoches County


Number 5-75-347-07-6C-02018
Type Manufacturer of firearms
Expiry Mar 1, 2022

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 32.5 hours conducting this inspection. 42 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.

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Feb 9, 2016
Inspection assigned

Conduct a Full Firearms compliance inspection ensuring the licensee is compliant with local zoning and ATF regulations.

Mar 15, 2016
Officer's recommendation Submitted by Industry Operations Investigator
Warning letter

FLS should be corrected as follows: Mr Derby's address should be changed to redacted, Mr. Derby’s e-mail address redacted and Mrs. Derby’s e-mail should be redacted

Mar 22, 2016
Final review Signed by Director, Industry Operations
Warning letter
Mar 22, 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.

1 478.125(e) Failure by a dealer to properly maintain a record of the receipt and disposition of firearms. 🔗
2 478.126a 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 »