The sheriff of Los Angeles County is reportedly planning to increase the number of concealed carry gun permits in his city by a significant amount.
“NEW: In a live stream just now, L.A. County Sheriff Alex Villanueva said he expects to begin increasing the amount of concealed carry permits he issues by as much as 400%. CCWs are notoriously difficult to obtain in LA. @FOXLA” Fox 11 Los Angeles reporter Bill Melugin tweeted Wednesday.
Historically, acquiring a concealed carry permit in Los Angeles has been extremely difficult and is usually reserved for celebrities and those who can prove they are high-profile targets