This resource is part of a series of BJS grant-funded reports on firearm-related background checks. This report provides background information and examples related to how States are facilitating firearm-related background checks that identify persons named in protection orders who are prohibited from owning a firearm.
Popular TopicsNational Criminal History Improvement Program (NCHIP)
- Survey of State Criminal History Information Systems, 2010
- Survey of Criminal History Information Systems, 1993, with Supplementary Information on Presale Firearms Checks, 1994
- Survey of State Records Included in Presale Background Checks: Mental Health Records, Domestic Violence Misdemeanor Records, and Restraining Orders, 2003