Conceal and Carry Information

*******   Effective February 1, 2015 there will be a change in the fees for New Conceal and Carry Permits.  The fee will be changing to $28.75 for MSHP/CRID  and $71.25 for Cole County Sheriff’s Office.  Other fees will not change.  ******* 

Citizens of Cole County who are at least 19 years of age or 18 and a member of the Armed Forces may apply at the Sheriff’s Office for a permit to carry a concealed weapon, between the hours of 08:00 – 16:00hrs, Monday – Friday (except holidays).

What you need.

New CCW Procedures

You will need to bring:

1. Your Certificate of Training

2. Your current Missouri Drivers License or Non Driver ID showing their current Cole County address.

3. Two (2) money orders or cashier’s checks.

One is to be made out to MSHP CRID for the amount of $28.75

One is to be made out to the Cole County Sheriffs Office for the amount of $71.25

4. If the applicant is not an American Citizen, but is a legal resident they will need to bring their   proof of residency.  We will make a copy of it.

CCW Renewal

You will need to bring:

1.  Your old CCW to show

2.  Your current Missouri Driver’s License or Non Driver ID to show.

3.  A cashier’s check or money order for $50.00 made out to Cole County Sheriff’s Office.

4.  If your CCW has expired within 6 months there is an additional $10 late fee for each month you are late up to 6 months.

*** If the permit is more than 6 months past due, it is no longer eligible for renewal.  A new CCW must be applied for.   This includes all fees for the new CCW. ***

Lost or Destroyed CCW Permits

When a person comes in to request a replacement CCW permit they will need:

1.  Your current Missouri Driver’s License or Non Driver ID to show.

2.  A signed statement that their card was lost or stolen.

3.  A cashier’s check or money order in the amount of $10.00

Name or Address Change

When a person comes in to change their name or address on their CCW permit they will need:

1.  Your current Missouri Driver’s License or Non Driver ID showing their current Cole County Address.

2.  A legal document showing the name change.  (ie marriage license)

3.  A cashier’s check or money order in the amount of $10.00

If you have ever had a Suspended Imposition of Sentence (SIS) on a FELONY you will not get a CCW.

If you have 2 or more Misdemeanor convictions within 5 years for DUI or a crime of violence, you will not get a CCW.

If you have been adjudicated as mentally ill within the past 5 years, you will not get a CCW.