«

»

Oct 05

Gun-Related Background Checks Break Monthly Record

Gun-Related Background Checks Break Monthly Record

Sign of surging sales: Gun-related background checks break monthly record

The FBI processed more gun-related background checks this September than any other on record, documents released on Monday show.

1,992,219 checks were conducted through the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, or NICS, last month. The number represents an increase of nearly 200,000 checks, or more than ten percent, over September 2015. September is the 17th month in a row to set a new record within its month, a streak dating back to May 2015.

Read Full Article: Fox News