Gun Laws in Rhode Island

State Law Background

Among other things, Rhode Island:

State of Gun Violence Factsheet

Rhode Island does not, however:

In 2017, Rhode Island had the fourth lowest gun death rate among the states. Far more crime guns are trafficked into Rhode Island than out of the state. In 2017, Rhode Island imported twice as many crime guns from other states as it exported.

Rhode Island Firearms Laws

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