LEOSA Qualification

This morning I took the LEOSA qualification course- Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act which is geared for law enforcement retirees. I procrastinated so long and I finally got it done. Now I can carry throughout the 50 states. I recommend all retired LEOs to take the LEOSA Qualification Course. It was not difficult at all but some states may differ. I shot a 20 round course, 5 supported, 5 unsupported, 5 weak hand unsupported and 5 at 20 yards supported. There were about 20 LEO retirees and a good time was had and they allowed 3 firearms to be listed on the LEOSA card.

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Congratulations!

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Congrats sir. It sounds like you had a good time. Well done!

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Congrats but once we get state reciprocity you won’t need it. I wish.:yawning_face:

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Thanks fellas I really appreciate that. :smiley: :smiley:

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Congrats @Johnnyq60 :+1:

Now there is no place in USA you cannot enter :muscle:
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A 2022-10-15 20-54-37

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Congratulations @Johnnyq60
Now you can “escort” us through areas​:wink::grinning:

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I will escort you any time brother.

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Nice! You Rock!

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Congrats @Johnnyq60!

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Is California one of the 50? :flushed:
(it’s not a civics question)

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Yessir :+1::+1: even California

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As long as you have all of these three

  1. Your retired LEO ID card
  2. Your LEOSA card verification of class
  3. Your CCW from the state you reside
    I have all three. I took pics of them on my cell phone just in case.
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The only thing that was mentioned and reiterated was that in NJ you could not have hollow points in your firearm which is absurd. But I will definitely look into it because I believe it has changed.

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Check out extreme defender from Lehigh Defense.

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I have seen these rounds or something similar on some gun store shelves but never tried or looked into them. But I have heard of them.

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Keep in mind the bullet weights sound light because they are lead free. An equal “size” copper bullet weighs less than a copper jacketed lead bullet.

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I might be wrong but I think @BRUCE26 has spent some time evaluating them.

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Congrats Johnny, I maintain my LEOSA (HR218 certification) and before I retired, instructed and administered the course to retirees from both state and local jurisdictions. I suggest all LEO retirees in good standing utilize the privilege that HR218 affords. It was earned and deserved. Some liberal areas will try to give us a hard time, I have heard stories from the CT and NY area where retirees have been given a hard time. So do your homework before traveling.

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@WDB444
Thanks for the advice :+1: :+1:

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