Rudolphs Inc

Warning conference Revocation warranted

This gun dealer was cited for 4 violations. The inspection resulted in a warning conference.

A warning conference is held when a licensee has significant or repeat violations. During the conference, an area supervisor offers the licensee specific guidance on how to achieve compliance.

The licensee was found eligible for revocation. The majority of licensees whose violations merit revocation under ATF guidelines ultimately receive a lesser penalty from an ATF director of industry operations.


723 Commercial St
Atchison, KS 66002
Atchison County


Number 5-48-005-01-1F-15712
Type Dealer in firearms
Expiry Jun 1, 2023

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 183 hours conducting this inspection. 573 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning conference.

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Oct 1, 2014
Inspection assigned

Warning Conference conducted in FY 2011. Conduct Recall DE inspection.

Mar 28, 2016
Officer's recommendation Submitted by Industry Operations Investigator
Revocation/denial of renewal

Federal Licensing System (FLS) was reviewed with the following changes made: 1. The EIN number redacted was added.

Mar 29, 2016
Review Signed by Area Supervisor
Revocation/denial of renewal
Apr 26, 2016
Final review Signed by WLBOWERS – Director, Industry Operations
Warning conference

Concur with alternate for warning conference.

Apr 26, 2016
Warning letter sent
Apr 25, 2016
Warning conference held


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 4 violations.

1 478.124(c)(1) Failure to obtain a Form 4473 showing the transferee's name, sex, address, date and place of birth, and other required information. 🔗
2 478.21(a) Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗
3 478.128(c) False statement or representation by a licensee regarding any information or records required by the Gun Control Act. This carries a maximum penalty of a $1,000 fine and/or one year imprisonment. 🔗
4 478.125(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 »