Archive | Minnesota Firearm News

Minnesota CCW Holder Shot By Police

Minnesota CCW Holder Shot By Police

Falcon Heights Minnesota, just outside of Minneapolis, was the scene of a police involved shooting on Wednesday, July 7th. Officers pulled over 32 year old Philando Castile, allegedly over a broken tail-light. As events unfolded, officers shot Castile several times. According to his mother, Valerie Castile, Philando Castile died at Hennepin County Medical Center two…

Continue Reading · 26
Concealed Carrier Turns the Tables on Would-Be Robber

Concealed Carrier Turns the Tables on Would-Be Robber

Here’s another case of why concealed carry works. On Monday, around 8:05 PM, a man with a Minnesota Concealed Carry Permit was targeted during an attempted robbery. They exchanged gunfire and the criminal lost. When police arrived on the scene the man who attempted to rob the concealed carry permit holder was found dead on…

Continue Reading · 3
Minnesota...Another State with Soaring Concealed Carry Permits

Minnesota…Another State with Soaring Concealed Carry Permits

It seems like we are hearing about concealed carry permits on the rise in a state every other day this year with California, Delaware, and North Carolina to name a few. Go ahead and add Minnesota to that list since data reported from the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reported that permits in Minnesota have soared in January…

Continue Reading · 2
Concealed Carry Permit Reciprocity Changes 8/12/2015

Concealed Carry Permit Reciprocity Changes 8/12/2015

We've seen quite a few changes with reciprocity and recognition by states this week. We have updated our Concealed Carry Maps to reflect all of the changes but also wanted to put out an article so that everyone is aware of the changes. First off, Minnesota recently changed their law to recognized concealed carry permits…

Continue Reading · 38
Mayors Against Illegal Guns Installing Full Time Lobbyists in City Management Nationwide

Mayors Against Illegal Guns Installing Full Time Lobbyists in City Management Nationwide

NYC Mayor Bloomberg's MAIG organization is using grant money to partially fund full time paid lobbyist positions working directly in city governments across the country.  Sean Caranna, a Florida gun rights activist and founder of Florida Carry, recently uncovered several cities that have lobbyists working for them including Orlando, Seattle, Columbus and Minneapolis. On average,…

Continue Reading · 15
Quantcast