ATF 2014 Firearms Trace Data
The top 10 states with the most recoveries and traces are:
- North Carolina
- New York
In 2014, the number of firearms recovered and traced = 246,087
Top Categories of Recovered Firearms
- Pistol - 131,562
- Revolver - 43,799
- Rifle - 38,854
- Shotgun - 29,970
- Derringer - 2,197
- Receiver/Frame - 1,301
- Machinegun - 717
- The national possessor age is 36 years old.
- In 2014, pistols and revolvers accounted for the majority of traced firearms.
- National time-to-crime average is 10.88 years.
All data is from ATF's 2014 Fir4arms Trace Data Report