The Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office has announced that it will offer a handgun safety course Saturday, November 20, 2021, from 9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. at the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office, located at 320 N. Main St., Herkimer, N.Y.

A handgun safety course is required for anyone applying for a pistol permit in Herkimer County. This course fulfills that requirement. The course fee is $20.00 and must be paid in person in advance of the class date. Class size is limited to 25.

To sign up for the class stop in at the Herkimer County Sheriff’s Office, Monday through Friday, 9:00 to 5:00.

Please contact the Pistol Permit Office (315) 867-1265 for any permit-related questions.