Thousands of firearms are reported lost or stolen every year. Owner's ability to adequately identify these firearms is vital to law enforcement's investigation of these crimes and losses.
In addition, insurance claims and reacquistion of recovered firearms depend absolutely on accurate firearms identification.
By downloading, printing and completing this record and keeping it in a safe location separate from your firearms, you will be taking an important first step in the effort to keep firearms out of the hands of criminals and aid in their recovery and return in the event they are lost or stolen.
Please note your firearms' manufacturer (Ruger, Winchester, etc.), model, serial number, type and action (bolt-action rifle, double-action revolver, pump-action shotgun, etc.), barrel length, and whether or not it is fitted with an optical sight or other distinctive accessory, which you should identify by make and model.