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In Oklahoma:

“It shall be unlawful for any parent or guardian to intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly permit his or her child to possess any [firearm]…if such parent is aware of a substantial risk that the child will use the weapon to commit a criminal offense or if the child has either been adjudicated a delinquent or has been convicted as an adult for any criminal offense that contains as an element the threat or use of physical force against the person of another.”1

A “child” is defined as a person under 18 years of age.2

Oklahoma law also specifically penalizes any parent or guardian of a child under age 18 whose child commits the crime of possession of a firearm on school property.3


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  1. Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, § 1273(B).[]
  2. Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, § 1273(E).[]
  3. Okla. Stat. Ann. tit. 21, § 858.[]