Gun Laws in Ohio

State Law Background

Among other things, Ohio requires a firearm owner to report the loss or theft of any firearm in the person’s possession or under the person’s control.

However, Ohio does not:

State of Gun Violence Factsheet

In 2017, Ohio had the 22nd highest gun death rate among the states. Ohio also exports more crime guns to other states than it imports.

Ohio Firearms Laws

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


Cost of Gun Violence in Ohio