State Law Background

Alaska does not:

In 2016, Alaska had the highest number of gun deaths per capita among the states. In addition, based on 2016 Firearms Trace Data from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, Alaska ranked fifth among the states in terms of the number of crime guns exported to other states per capita in that year. Despite its remote location from the lower 48 states, Alaska exports crime guns at more than twice the national average.

Alaska Firearms Laws

For details about specific firearms laws in Alaska, choose a topic below, or see all of the firearms laws in this state.