July Adjusted NSSF NICS Numbers Smash 2019 by 122.5 Percent
With no signs of slowing down, NSSF just released its July 2020 adjusted NICS numbers, smashing July 2019 numbers by a wide margin.
NSSF Adjusted May NICS Numbers Smash Historical Records
Driven by the coronavirus pandemic early, and then by looting and rioting to close the month, May NICS numbers break monthly all-time records.
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Op-Ed: COVID-19 Crashed the NICS System, So It’s Finally Time to Fix It
The National Instant Background Check System (NICS) has had problems for a while, but COVID-19 might finally be the push needed to fix it.
New Jersey Gun Sales Halted as Governor Shuts Down NICS System
As all legal New Jersey gun sales must go through the NICS Background Check System, the state's residents are now left without a means to acquire firearms.
UC Davis Study Shows Homicides Not Reduced by Background Checks
While anti-gunners tout the benefits of universal background checks, a UC Davis study shows that these laws have not reduced homicides in California.
FBI Processes Record Number of NICS Checks in May 2018
The FBI processed 2,002,992 gun background checks through the NICS for May 2018, setting a new all-time record for that particular month.
Pennsylvania Governor Calls for Universal Background Checks
Democrat Pennsylvania Governorn Tom Wolf is urging state legislators to pass 'commonsense' gun laws, including universal background checks.
March 2018 NICS Gun Background Checks Set New Record
The FBI's National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) processed 2,767,699 gun background checks in March 2018, setting a new record.
Government Shutdown: NICS Will Continue to Operate
The FBI's National Instant Criminal Background Check System is continuing to operate during the government shutdown.