LOADING

Type to search

DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office hosting ‘firearm safety day’

Crime and public safety Decatur Metro ATL

DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office hosting ‘firearm safety day’

Illustration. Wikimedia Commons.
Share

[adsanity id=”52748″ align=”aligncenter” /]

Illustration. Wikimedia Commons.

The DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office will host a one-day, hands-on firearm safety program that includes becoming familiar with personal firearms and learning how to discharge firearms safely, according to a press release from the sheriff’s office.

The event will include 30-minute firearms instruction seminars at each hour from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., covering topics such as safely loading and discharging firearms, aiming and hitting targets, safely securing firearms and Georgia’s gun laws.

Additionally, a S.W.A.T. weapons demonstration will take place at noon.

The event will take place from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 13 at the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office Firing Range, 3405 North Goddard Road, Lithonia, Ga. 30038.

While individual reservations are not required, groups of 10 or more should call 404-298-8175 by 5 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 12 to ensure space availability. Proof of age will be required for use of firearms on the range (must be 18 or older). Pets will not be allowed inside the property.

[adsanity id=”53545″ align=”aligncenter” /]

[adsanity id=”31844″ align=”aligncenter” /]

Don’t miss the latest news from Decaturish. Sign up for our mailing list!

* indicates required





[adsanity id=32721 align=aligncenter /]

[adsanity id=33719 align=aligncenter /]