As California Passes More Anti-Gun Laws, Firearm Sales Soar

After imposing 15 new anti-gun laws over the past two years, California is seeing lawful firearm sales skyrocket, with statewide gun sales more than tripling between 2003 and 2013, and more than quintupling in Sacramento County between 2001 and 2015, KCRA-TV reports.

Firearm Sales Continue To Break Record After Record

Figures from the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) suggest that Americans bought more firearms last month than in any August since the FBI began conducting background checks in 1998

Switzerland Gun Sales Increase After Terror Attacks, Violent Crime Remains Low

Firearm sales increased by almost 50 percent in parts of Switzerland after the terror attacks in Paris last year and Brussels this spring.

Orlando Terror Attack Spurs Purchasing Run On AR-15 Rifles

Firearm sales have spiked across the U.S. in the wake of Sunday’s terrorist shootings in Orlando, Fla., Fox News reports.

Tripping Up Bloomberg

In 2015, firearm accidents reached an all-time low while firearm sales soared to an all-time high.

Women Propelling Gun Sales To All-Time Highs

A report from KTVI in St. Louis is crediting the fairer sex with being instrumental in pushing firearm sales to record levels over the past 18 months.

Legal Challenge Likely Awaits Obama Executive Action

President Barack Obama is considering using his executive power to bypass Congress and expand the range of firearm sales for which background checks are required.

Decatur Shootings Lead To Spike In Gun Sales

Pawnshops in Decatur, Ga., have reported increased firearm sales after a crime spree that saw two men killed and multiple houses shot up.

Ruger Steps Up, Again

Sturm, Ruger & Co. CEO Mike Fifer has announced the reinstatement of a 2011 program that pledges NRA-ILA support based on per-firearm sales.

Gun Sales Jump In Riot-Torn Charlotte

The Washington Examiner reports that firearm sales in the Charlotte, N.C., area have spiked after several days of violent protests following the fatal police shooting of an African-American man.

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