As you know, the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act of 2004 exempts qualified retired Law Enforcement Officers from State and local laws prohibiting the carrying of concealed firearms. Please note that it does NOT supercede the laws of any State that prohibit or restrict possession of firearms on any State or local property, installation, building, base, or park.
The purpose of this web site is to provide Retired NRP Law Enforcement Officers the forms and information they need to qualify under the ACT to carry their firearms.
Briefly, officers need to carefully read the ACT posted on this site, download, fill-out and notarize the Application for Certification to Carry a Concealed Firearm, call the NRP Training Academy (410 875-3538) to schedule an appointment to complete a two hour classroom session and range qualification.
Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act of 2004 Application
580 Taylor Ave., Annapolis MD 21401
Call toll-free in *Maryland* at 1-877-620-8DNR (8367)
Out of State: 410-260-8DNR (8367)