Do I need a permit to shoot at a range in CT?
A pistol permit is not required to shoot on the range. You do, however, need to follow state and federal regulations to transport firearms to the range. To rent a firearm, you must have a valid Connecticut pistol permit.
What gun do CT State Police use?
All State troopers are issued a handgun and a number also get a rifle or a shotgun. The handguns are . 45 caliber, the shotguns are 12 gauge, and the rifles are . 556 or .
Do you need a pistol permit to shoot at a range in PA?
Those who shoot firearms at the Pennsylvania Game Commission’s state game lands public shooting ranges must possess and carry with them either an annual $31.97 range use permit or a current general hunting or furtaker license. Individuals without a range use permit or hunting or furtaker license may be fined.
Can I buy a gun with a temporary pistol permit in CT?
Only people who are permit holders, along with Eligibility Certificate holders and sworn police officers, may purchase a handgun. These restrictions also apply to the purchaser of any handgun that you sell. Contact the Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection for information on selling a handgun.
How much does it cost to get a pistol permit in Connecticut?
The cost for obtaining a pistol permit is $70.00. The permit is good for a period of five years. The application paperwork may be obtained from a local police department, city or town hall or first selectman’s office in the case of a local permit, or Permitting offices in the case of a state pistol permit.
How much does a CT state Trooper make?
State Police Trooper Trainee
|Location||Bethany, CT Bridgeport, CT Canaan, CT Colchester, CT Hartford, CT Killingly, CT Litchfield, CT Montville, CT Southbury, CT Tolland, CT Westbrook, CT|
|Date Opened||4/15/2019 10:00:00 AM|
|Salary||$41,603/year – $1,593.99/bi-weekly (After Graduation $57,441/year – $2,200.81/bi-weekly)|
Are all Connecticut state police cars unmarked?
You also want to know why the Connecticut State Police uses only unmarked cars. According to the Connecticut State Police, Massachusetts, New York, and Rhode Island use both marked and unmarked state police cars. Connecticut does the same.
How hard is it to get a pistol permit in CT?
Connecticut has a pretty detailed process, but it is not all that difficult. There is a requirement to take a pistol safety course (which is what we offer with the NRA Basic Pistol Course). Go to your local police department and pick up a pistol permit application (form DPS-799-C).