Tactical Weapons, Inc.
Gun NegotiatorWarning conference Revocation warranted
This gun manufacturer was cited for 14 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.
ATF data indicates that this license is no longer active.
|Type||Manufacturer of 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 56 hours conducting this inspection. 304 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning conference.
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RECALL : Conduct Full Recall Inspection on or after 04/22/2016. Watch for repeat violations. Determine if licensee deals in NFA , on the internet or at gun shows. Determine if Special Attention Flags may be removed. Onsite of previous inspection: 04/21/15. Query NForce for any criminal enforcement (CE) investigations involving the applicant or FFL .
I concur with IOI redacted recommendation of Revocation. Based on the Federal Firearms Administrative Action Policy and Procedures, the violations cited in this current inspection warrants revocations based on that the licensee was cited for failure to properly mark manufactured firearms and is a repeat and that the licensee has previously been a subject of a warning conference within the last 5 years and current inspection warrants a waring conference for similar violations. This assignment was sent to DIO redacted for his review and concurrence.
DACC identified significant litigation hazards. Forward traces conducted by the Field Office did not result in additional actionable evidence. As such, a DIO WC is sought for this inspection.
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 14 violations.
|1||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|2||478.92(a)(1)(ii)(C)||Failure by a manufacturer or importer to mark frames or receivers with its name and the name of the foreign manufacturer if applicable. 🔗|
|3||478.92(a)(1)(ii)(D)||Failure by a manufacturer or importer to mark frames or receivers with the city and state where the manufacturer is located. 🔗|
|4||478.99(c)||Sale or transfer of a firearm to a prohibited person. 🔗|
|5||478.102(c)||Failure to initiate a new background check after more than 30 days have elapsed from the initial check. 🔗|
|6||478.123(a)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of firearms manufactured or acquired. 🔗|
|7||478.123(b)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of dispositions to other licensees. 🔗|
|8||478.123(d)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of dispositions to non-licensees. 🔗|
|9||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. 🔗|
|10||478.124(c)(3)(i)||Failure to obtain identification from a transferee or document it on Form 4473. 🔗|
|11||478.124(c)(3)(iii)||Failure to obtain required documentation showing an exception to the prohibition on transfers to nonimmigrant aliens. 🔗|
|12||478.124(c)(3)(iv)||Failure to record the date NICS was contacted and the NICS response on Form 4473. 🔗|
|13||478.124(c)(4)||Failure to record on Form 4473 the manufacturer, importer, type, model, caliber or gauge, and serial number of the firearm being transferred. 🔗|
|14||478.124(c)(5)||Failure of the licensee to sign or date a Form 4473. 🔗|
Source: Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. About the data »