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Weapons Law Violations - Clery Crimes/Hierarchy Rules

Weapon Law Violations

a. Weapons Law Violations is the violation of State or local laws or ordinances prohibiting the manufacture, sale, purchase, transportation, possession, concealment, use of firearms, cutting instruments, explosives, incendiary devices, or other deadly weapons.

b. This classification encompasses weapons offenses that are regulatory in nature. Agencies must include: manufacture, sale, or possession of deadly weapons; carrying deadly weapons, concealed or openly; using, manufacturing, etc. of silencers; furnishing deadly weapons to minors; aliens possessing deadly weapons; and attempts to commit any of the above.


  • Count the number of persons arrested.
  • Do NOT count the number of occurrences of law violations.