CARRY ON! Apply For Your Orange County Permit to Carry Today

If you live in Orange County (OC), then you live in one of the California counties where it is relatively simple to get a permit to carry outside your home. In these days of increased crime and the threat of terrorism, CRPA is proud to join with the NRA in making the information available to … Continued

CA Legislature Favors Criminals Over Law Abiding Gun Owners

ACT NOW: Today, the Assembly passed SB 620. SB 620 (Bradford) aims to reduce the punishment for criminals who use firearms while committing a crime. If signed by the governor, SB 620 will allow a court to dismiss the additional prison time currently mandated for gun crimes. This is an insult to all law-abiding California … Continued

NRA & CRPA File Villanueva v. Becerra

NRA and CRPA Attorneys File Another Lawsuit Against California Gun Laws: Latest is a Challenge To Recently Enacted “Assault Weapon” Regulations On September 8th, 2017, attorneys for the National Rifle Association of America (NRA) and the California Rifle & Pistol Association (CRPA), filed the third in a series of planned lawsuits that challenge California’s recently … Continued

Tell Governor Brown to VETO SB 464

Stop SB 464 Last week, SB 464 passed the Assembly and may be on its way to the governor’s desk soon. SB 464 aims to create more stringent requirements regarding the storage of firearms by vendors. These proposed regulations are gratuitous and would spell disaster for firearms dealers across the state. The increased security necessary … Continued

CRPA Training Center Is Helping Educate SoCal Gun Owners

CRPA’s Training Center holds a multitude of classes for its members, and members of the surrounding community. As an organization, CRPA is dedicated to supporting instructors in their commitment to educating others, and works with them in accommodating classroom and advertising needs. Classes offered are geared towards emergency preparedness, safety, firearm education and increased knowledge … Continued

California Students Make History Come Alive At 4-H Championship Shoot

The National 4-H Western Heritage Conference and Championship Shoot was held August 1 – 3, 2017 in historic Fort Benton, Montana. The 4-H Western Heritage Project combines a comprehensive study of the Old West with the fastest growing shooting sports discipline in the world – western action shooting. The purpose of this project is to … Continued

AB 521 Talking Points Memo

AB 521 Talking Points: California has seen a steady decline in Hunters over the last 30 years. Hunters are a very important tool for wildlife managers in keeping wildlife populations in check with habitat. Hunters bring in millions of dollars each year to fund the Department of Fish and Wildlife. In 2016 hunting license sales … Continued

CRPA and NRA to Host Webinar on Approved “Assault Weapon” Regulations

On July 31, 2017, the Office of Administrative Law (“OAL”) officially approved DOJ’s proposed “bullet-button assault weapon” regulations. These regulations are now law, and they, among other things, govern how owners of certain “bullet-button assault weapons” are to register their firearms with DOJ by July 1, 2018. The OAL’s approval is surprising because these regulations … Continued