Gun Laws in West Virginia

State Law Background

West Virginia does not:

State of Gun Violence Factsheet

In 2017, West Virginia had the 9th highest gun death rate among the states. West Virginia also supplied crime guns to other states at the second highest rate among the states. West Virginia exported crime guns at more than three times the national rate and more than three times the rate at which it imported crime guns from other states.

West Virginia Firearms Laws

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