Concealed handgun training available in Bossier Parish

By Nikki Henderson |

Published 07/14 2014 02:01PM

Updated 07/14 2014 02:08PM

If you want to obtain a concealed handgun permit you can sign up for special training with the Bossier Sheriff's Office.

The class will be offered at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, July 19 at the Bossier Sheriff's Office range at 2977 Old Plain Dealing Rd. in Plain Dealing.

You will need to bring your own weapons, a minimum of 36 rounds of ammunition and a holster they can wear. You'll also need to bring your own eye and ear protection but these will be available at the range as well.

You must register in advance and the class is limited to 30 persons. The cost for the course is $100 and it's open to all Bossier Parish residents 21 years of age and older.

More information on the concealed handgun permit and instructions on how to complete the application can be found at

You can register by calling the North Louisiana Criminal Justice Academy at (318) 965-3525.

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