Citizens Firearms Safety Course

Sheriff John Samaniego is pleased to announce that the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office is now offering Citizens Firearms Courses. Our training staff developed these courses in response to the high volume of requests from citizens regarding firearms classes for the public. Our firearms courses are free of charge.


To attend one of our courses you must meet the following requirements: 

  • Be at least 21 years of age 
  • Be a resident of Shelby County 
  • No criminal record
  • Submit to a background check

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