Possession of a Firearm on Prohibited Premises

A person may not possess a firearm on certain premises. A violation of this law is a misdemeanor, punishable by 90 days in jail, a $100 fine, or both.

The premises on which possession of a firearm is banned include a bank, house of worship, court of law, theater, sports arena, day care center, hospital, or establishment where alcohol is served.

This prohibition does not apply to a person who owns or is employed by an above establishment who carries a firearm to provide security, a person with the permission of an above establishment to carry a firearm there, a police officer, and a person licensed by the state of Michigan or another state to carry a concealed weapon.

MCL 750.234d

If you have been charged with possession of a firearm on prohibited premises contact ArborYpsi Law at 734.883.9584 or at bernstein@arborypsilaw.com to speak with attorney Sam Bernstein and discuss your case.

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