NRA Basic Range Safety Officer Course at CRPA

This course develops NRA Certified Range Safety Officers with the knowledge, skills, and attitude essential to organizing, conducting, and supervising safe shooting activities and range operations. Range Safety Officer candidates will learn roles and responsibilities of an RSO; Range Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs); range inspection; range rules; range briefings; emergency procedures; and firearm stoppages and … Continued

The CRPA Foundation pledges to support NRA’s Legal Challenge if Governor Brown Signs Unconstitutional Semi-Automatic Firearm Ban into Law

10/9/13 There are currently several gun control bills sitting on Governor Brown’s desk that he will either veto or allow to become law by October 13, 2013. Our Right to Keep and Bear Arms has never been as seriously threatened in California as it is today. After years of incrementally adopting gun control measures, this … Continued

Report: Youth Shooting Booth at the Turners Sports Fair June 1-3

Event: Youth Shooting Booth at the Turners Sports Fair, Raahauge Shooting Range. Mission: Teach children and first time shooters how to shoot in a safe, fun shooting environment, with quality shooting instructors. Partners: Appleseed, CALGUNS.Net, CRPA, NRA, Turner’s Outdoorsman. Gear: Ruger 10/22’s with Nikon Red Dots and S&W MP15-22’s with Nikon Red Dots. Outcome Summary: … Continued

NRA Files Legal Brief In Second Amendment Challenge to San Francisco Gun Control Laws

On May 17, 2012, attorneys for the National Rifle Association, the San Francisco Veteran Police Officers Association, and several San Francisco gun owners filed a Motion for Judgment on the Pleadings in their legal challenge to San Francisco’s “locked-storage” law, as well as the City’s prohibition on the sale of “hollow-point” ammunition and all ammunition … Continued

In Memory Of Second Amendment Advocate and Fresno District Attorney Ed Hunt

Former Fresno County District Attorney Ed Hunt passed away on April 21st at Kaiser Permanente Hospital in Fresno California. He suffered a heart attack a week earlier and was 69 years old. A memorial service was held on April 30th at the First Presbyterian Church in Fresno. He is survived by Linda, his loving wife … Continued

How the Media Missed a Self-Defense Gun Story

By Wayne LaPierre May 11, 2012 With all of the ink that’s been spilled in the last few months about Stand Your Ground, self-defense, Right to Carry, and legal gun owners across the United States, it’s hard to believe the national media simply missed an incredible armed citizen story from Utah. Yet none of the … Continued

Revisiting NRA’s convention in St. Louis

By Kyle Jillson A little less than a month ago NRA supporters streamed through the doors of America’s Center Convention Complex in St. Louis, and started exploring the 141st NRA Annual Meetings & Exhibits. If you were lucky enough to go, I trust you had a great time – NRAblog certainly did. Although hectic at … Continued


IMPORTANT CRPA MEMBER ALERT  OPPOSE SB 1221 – BAN ON DOGS FOR HUNTING BEAR AND BOBCAT SB 1221 is co-authored by Senator Ted Lieu, of Torrance, and Senate President Pro Tem Darrell Steinberg and is sponsored by the Humane Society of the United States. Although SB 1221 does not impact hunters who use dogs for … Continued