What State Leads The Nation In Concealed Gun Permits? Roll Tide!
Alabama leads the nation in concealed weapons permits according to the Montgomery Advertiser.
20% of the adult population in Alabama has a concealed permit. Indiana is #2.
The age requirement is 18. There is a criminal background check. Local sheriffs decide if the permit is issued.
State Senator Gerald Allen wants Alabama to do away with requiring a permit to conceal carry. You must have a permit in Alabama to carry a concealed gun on your person or in your vehicle.