You may be wondering what you need to do in order to obtain your concealed weapons permit in Florida. We are here to answer a few of your questions.
Who is eligible to obtain their concealed weapons permit in Florida?
Anyone over the age of 21 who can demonstrate competency with a firearm.
What could possible prevent someone from obtaining their concealed weapons permit in Florida?
What is the process to obtain a concealed weapons permit?
The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services administers the concealed weapon license program. Florida law requires you to submit proof of competency with a firearm in order to qualify for a concealed weapon license. Various certification courses will provide you with a certificate of completion.
What happens if I’m arrested for possession of a firearm and I have a valid concealed weapons permit?
As long as the weapon is properly stored or carried, it should not be a problem. If you have been charged with a gun offense, whether a simple violation of permit laws or the use of a weapon to commit another crime, you want an experienced lawyer to protect your constitutional rights, someone who understands how these crimes are prosecuted, as well as the serious consequences of a conviction. Call the team at the Law Offices of Eric Reisinger for a FREE consultation todaySarasota 941-554-4992 or Ft. Myers 239-349-2992.