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Michigan Coalition for Responsible Gun Owners

Celebrating TWENTY years of
“Promoting safe use and ownership of firearms through education, litigation, and legislation”
1996 – 2016

Places to Avoid While Armed

Certain businesses in Michigan have either posted no-guns ‘signs’ or have indicated in their ‘business policy’ that persons lawfully licensed to carry concealed firearms for self defense are not welcome on their property or within their place of business.

This policy of denying Michigan’s most upstanding and law abiding men and women the right to resist criminal attack while shopping or doing business does not create a safe environment, as only law-abiding citizens will obey their signs. “No-Guns” signs simply mean that criminals have a lot less to worry about and may even be emboldened to commit armed criminal acts in these so-called “gun free environments”.

Although most businesses in Michigan have chosen not to post discriminatory signs against concealed pistol license holders, some have. Even though these businesses have the right to post no firearms allowed signs, it does NOT mean that they are “gun free environments” as criminals intent on robbery, or worse, will continue to be armed.View List

Executive Director’s Message

Spring 2017: With legislative consideration of constitutional concealed carry now underway, some of our members are asking why MCRGO, an organization dedicated to responsible gun use and with a training program, would support allowing people to carry concealed without a CPL. That’s a fair question. Here’s why: Read More

Michigan & National News

Michigan couples sue state to protect gun rights of foster, adoptive parents
2017/07/18 – Guns.com
Two Michigan couples who wanted to adopt were told they would “have to give up some of your constitutional rights” have taken the matter to federal court.

Man shot four times by CPL holder at Detroit’s Sawyer park
2017/07/17 – Fox 2
A 26-year old man is in critical condition after he’s shot at a Detroit park.

Men who entered Dearborn police station with gun convicted
2017/07/10 – WJBK
Two men who brought guns into the Dearborn police station have been convicted for the incident.

Man shoots at van after crash on busy Jackson street
2017/07/03 – WLNS
The shooter was not arrested but police say the prosecutor’s office is reviewing the case for possible charges.

Prosecutor: Shooter acted in self-defense in fatal road rage shooting
2017/06/30 – Fox 17 News
Friday morning, Prosecutor Chris Becker said that he will not be pressing charges against Chipman, believing that they would not be able to prove that Chipman was not acting in self-defense.