The Illinois State Police announced plans to streamline the process for residents to obtain a gun permit.

Mar 5, 2016 | 0 comments

Advertise here with BSA The new look of the FOID card. (Photo: ISP) This week the agency will no longer be accepting paper applications for the Firearm Owner Identification card, which a resident must obtain before buying a gun or ammo. Starting March 16, FOID card applications will only be accepted through the agency’s website or by a paper alternative call center. Residents under the age of 21 and Amish applicants will be required to complete the call-in paper application.

ISP also made changes to the login for both the concealed carry license and FOID applications. Applicants will no longer be required to obtain …read more