This gun manufacturer was cited for 9 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||Manufacturer of firearms|
|Expiry||Nov 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 192 hours conducting this inspection. 181 days passed between the assignment and the final review. The licensee received a final outcome of warning letter.
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CONDUCT A FIREARMS DISPOSITION EMPHASIS INSPECTION. ENSURE THE LICENSEE MEETS LOCAL ZONING AND ATF REGULATIONS.
This inspection documented a violation that rose to the level of Warning Conference. Specifically, the licensee, prior to the inspection, failed to report redacted multiple sales of handguns. The licensee stated they recently discovered the employee responsible for completing and submitting the Reports of Multiple Sales had not been completing the task and has subsequently been fired. Mr. Christian stated the computer A&D system automatically flags multiple handgun sales but requires the form be manually generated and faxed to ATF. Prior to this inspection there was no double check in place to ensure the multiple sales were timely submitted. Ms. Johnson stated they have reassigned the duty to another employee and additionally Ms. Johnson will conduct a daily check to ensure the ATF Form 3310.4, Report of Multiple Sale or Other Disposition of Pistols and Revolvers are completed accurately and in a timely manner. Additionally, this is the licensee's first compliance inspection. The recommendation is Viols WL ONLY and Recall 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 9 violations.
|1||478.123(a)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of firearms manufactured or acquired. 🔗|
|2||478.123(b)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of dispositions to other licensees. 🔗|
|3||478.123(d)||Failure by a manufacturer to maintain an accurate record of dispositions to non-licensees. 🔗|
|4||478.21(a)||Failure to provide all of the information called for in required forms. 🔗|
|5||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. 🔗|
|6||478.124(c)(3)(i)||Failure to obtain identification from a transferee or document it on Form 4473. 🔗|
|7||478.124(c)(3)(iv)||Failure to record the date NICS was contacted and the NICS response on Form 4473. 🔗|
|8||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. 🔗|
|9||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 »