TRAC Spotlight is a supplemental service for obtaining additional information about the topic of one of our special reports, in this case the enforcement activities of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (which was renamed the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives when it was moved to the Department of Justice on January 24, 2003).If you are already a TRACFED subscriber, just use the menu at left. If not, read on...
With Spotlight, there are now three distinct mechanisms for obtaining information that TRAC has obtained from the Justice Department and other agencies under the Freedom of Information Act about a subject of unique importance.
- Available on TRAC's free public site is a report and accompanying tables examining the ATF's enforcement activities.
The TRAC Spotlight tool provides six different viewing options. To begin, select a question view from the left-hand menu bar. After making the necessary selections, click submit request and the desired information will be delivered to your browser.