The California Rifle & Pistol Association, founded in 1875, provides training in the safe, responsible, and enjoyable use of firearms; sanctions competitive shooting state championships; and fights for the constitutional right to keep and bear arms for those who choose to own a gun in California for sport, hunting, or self-defense.
Publications & Communications
Through its informative email bulletins and its award winning magazine, CRPA Firing Line, CRPA reports on important issues and critical developments of interest to its members, providing the news and information members ask for, want, and need. CRPA also provides guidance to California gun owners regarding their legal rights and responsibilities through various classes, compliance guides, and memorandums of law. Stay informed and involved!