Shooters Sporting Center

Location & Directions 609 296-4080
Mon - Fri: 9:00am - 8:00pm
Sat: 8:00am - 8:00pm
Sun: 8:00am - 6:00pm

RPO Qualifications

Retired Law Enforcement Qualifications

Cost: $50.00

The State of New Jersey requires that retired law enforcement officers who want to carry a handgun must be able to show shooting proficiency and qualify semiannually.  Also, retired officers need to be familiar with N.J.S. 2C:3-1 et. seq. of the New Jersey Code of Criminal Justice which codifies the justified use of deadly force by a civilian.  (For information on applying for this specific permit, contact the NJ State Police Firearms Unit at 609-882-2200 ext. (2063 or 2064).

All qualifications will be done by appointment only.

Dave Cope
Retired NJSP
(609) 839-9830
Shooters Sporting Center
1535 Route 539
Little Egg Harbor NJ 08087
(609) 296-4080