A January 2011 poll of registered voters found that 94% of respondents favor requiring gun owners to alert police if their guns are lost or stolen.1

A 2009 poll conducted for Mayors Against Illegal Guns found that NRA members (78%) and non-NRA member gun owners (88%) support a proposal requiring gun owners to alert police if their guns are lost or stolen.2

Another national poll conducted for Mayors Against Illegal Guns in the spring of 2008 found that Americans strongly favor requiring all gun owners to alert the police if their guns are lost or stolen (91% of Americans favor this policy, including 88% of gun owners).3

Notes
  1. American Viewpoint/Momentum Analysis, Momentum Analysis & American Viewpoint National Survey (for Mayors Against Illegal Guns) (Jan. 2011) at http://www.mayorsagainstillegalguns.org/downloads/pdf/maig_poll_01_18_2011.pdf. ⤴︎
  2. Dr. Frank Luntz/Word Doctors for Mayors Against Illegal Guns, America’s Gun Owners Support Common Sense Gun Laws 13 (Dec. 2009) at http://www.mayorsagainstillegalguns.org/downloads/pdf/luntz_poll_slides.pdf. ⤴︎
  3. Greenberg Quinlan Rosner Research & the Tarrance Group for the Mayors Against Illegal Guns, Americans Support Common Sense Measures to Cut Down on Illegal Guns 3, (Apr. 10, 2008), available at http://www.mayorsagainstillegalguns.org/downloads/pdf/polling_memo.pdf. ⤴︎