Figures released Monday show which the FBI ran 192, 749 National Instant Criminal Background Check out System (NICS) background checks on Black Friday 2022.
The Nationwide Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) noted that the 192, 749 NICS checks on Dark Friday 2022 “[rank] it third within the Top 10 Highest Days just for NICS checks and…[represent] a 2 . 7 percent increase from Dark Friday 2021. ”
The FBI conducted 187, 585 NICS bank checks on Black Friday 2021 and 186, 645 investigations on Black Friday 2020, Breitbart News reported .
The NSSF observed that there were 711, 372 NICS investigations “ during the week prior to and including Black Fri. ”