Fact Finder: Guns

March 10, 2010 

If you own a gun or want to own a gun these resources can explain the laws on firearms in North Carolina, where to go for permits you might need, and where you can get training and learn more about firearms.


NC Firearms Law
Basic firearms and weapons law of North Carolina. Just about everything you need to know to own or carry a firearm.

Carrying concealed weapons
A useful FAQ from the North Carolina Rifle & Pistol Association

Getting a permit

General information

Hunter Education Course
Firearm and hunting safety course offered by the NC Wildlife Resources Comission.

Firearms and Ammunitions Glossary
A work in progress dictionary from the Sporting Arms and Ammunition Manufacturers' Institute.

Shooting ranges in North Carolina

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