Bates County, Missouri Sheriff Chad Anderson is waiving the $100 fee for a resident to get his concealed carry permit.
He has caused quite a stir as much of the nation cries out for more gun control. This county sheriff sees protecting his residents a different way.
This is the statement from the Bates County Sheriff Facebook page:
In the wake of continued attacks against Americans on American soil. The Bates County Sheriff is waiving the cost of the CCW Permits for the rest of June. The Bates County Sheriff’s Office will hold another CCW Class on July 9th with those attendees also receiving their 5 year permits at no cost along with the free class taught by Bates County Sheriff’s Office. This is for Bates County Residents only.
“I feel that I have a Duty to Protect the Citizens while here in Bates County…