Over 13K concealed weapons permits approved in Illinois
SPRINGFIELD, IL. (KPLR) – The Illinois State Police approved more than 13,000 applicants for concealed carry gun licenses.
Those applications must now be reviewed by local police, sheriffs, state’s attorneys and the attorney general’s office.
About half of those approved were allowed to apply early last month.
They include instructors and applicants who submitted electronic fingerprints.