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Firearms Licenses | Firearms Safety locking devices

The License Division will be closed in observance of Police Memorial Day 1400 hours May 6, 2015 and will reopen Friday Morning, May 8th at 0830 hours.


Please note that due to a decrease in the charge for FBI electronic civil fingerprint submissions, the fee for fingerprints will be $89.75 effective February 1, 2015.


The License Division’s hours of operation are from 8:30 AM until 4 PM Monday through Friday.  We are closed on all legal holidays.




Important information for active UMOS:
Do not file a FOIL exemption request form with the License Division.
This form only applies to persons with active handgun licenses.


Example of a firearm safety locking device

Example of a firearm safety locking device

Example of a firearm safety locking device

Example of a firearm safety locking device

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