Gun Sales Drop Ammo Trickling In

Gun Sales Decrease, Ammunition Reappearing In Stores

With the fall of overall firearm sales in May of 2021 as compared to a year prior, as reflected off FBI NICS check numbers, popular caliber of ammunition are new starting to reappear at distributors.

FBI Committed to Keeping NICS Running

Amidst record-breaking numbers of background checks, the FBI told American Rifleman that it would remain committed to keeping its NICS section running.

Fear & Loading: Facts from the Latest FBI Report

Handguns led the way in the list of firearm types used by private citizens to stop felons in the commission of a felony.

The Underappreciated .32 Magnums

The choice of carry handgun is often a trade-off between size, ammunition capacity and terminal effectiveness. So which is more important—expansion or penetration?

Guns Of The FBI: A History Of The Bureau’s Firearms And Training

Perhaps no law enforcement agency is as respected for its work in firearm training and ballistic research than the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

NRA Gun of the Week: Springfield Custom Professional 1911-A1 Pistol

American Rifleman's Joe Kurtenbach delves into the commercial pistol that was designed and built to meet a specific FBI request.

Same Gun, Different Opinions: Why Firearm Pros Disagree

One of the most challenging aspects of joining the shooting community is sorting out which sources of information are best applied to your particular pursuits.

Book Review—FBI Miami Firefight: Five Minutes That Changed The Bureau

On April 11, 1986, FBI agents of the Miami Bank Robbery Squad engaged in a gun battle that left four men dead and five others wounded.

FBI Seizes Famous Sheetz Longrifle

A Louisiana couple that legitimately purchased a famous longrifle was shocked to discover late last year that it had previously been stolen from a museum. The gun has now been confiscated by the FBI.

Testing Remington's Golden Saber Black Belt Pistol Ammo

Following some of the FBI testing protocol for gel penetration, the author took Remington's Golden Saber Black Belt pistol rounds out to the range.

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