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Law Enforcement Officer Safety Act

The Law Enforcement Officer Safety Act (LEOSA) authorizes qualified former law enforcement officers to carry a concealed firearm under certain conditions.  It is the sole responsibility of the qualified former law enforcement officer to be familiar with and follow all related local, state, and federal firearm laws. 


To receive certification, a qualified former MCSO law enforcement officer must complete the following forms and pay $20:

Individuals are not required to complete their firearms qualification at this agency.  They may complete the State-approved handgun qualification at any approved institution and provide the State-mandated qualification form with the above forms. 

Individuals who wish to complete their qualification at the MCSO Training Academy must schedule an appointment for range time and pay an additional $40.They must complete this additional form: Risk Waiver.  

Individuals must qualify with each firearm listed on their application.  Only qualified former MCSO law enforcement officers may schedule range time.

Range Schedule

  • Monday, April 8, 2024
  • Monday, May 6, 2024
  • Monday, June 3, 2024

Call (414) 525-5710 to schedule qualification.

Mail or deliver in person all completed forms to:

Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office Training Academy
Attn: Rangemaster
9225 South 68th Street
Franklin, WI 53132

* All forms require signatures and/or notary; therefore, they will not be accepted electronically.

Qualified former law enforcement officers will be notified by email (if provided) or by telephone of the status of their application for certification. The applicant is responsible for understanding all content contained within the Law Enforcement Safety Act, the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office Law Enforcement Safety Act Certification Policy and Procedure, and relevant Wisconsin State Statutes pertaining to the carrying and use of firearms.

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821 W. State St., Room 107
Milwaukee, WI 53233

(414) 278-4766

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