Law Enforcement Gun Release Application Penal Code Section 33855 This form is to be used only by the owner of a firearm which is in the custody or control of a law enforcement agency or court to redeem the firearm. It only establishes the applicants eligibility to lawfully possess firearms at the time the application is processed. It cannot be used to transfer a firearm or to prove ownership of a firearm.
ID Type check one ID Number Enter your California driver license CDL California ID CID Military ID MIL or OutofState ID OSID number in the ID number box to the right. If using military identification you must send a copy of your permanent duty station orders stating you are stationed in California. If using an outofstate drivers license or identification number you must send a notarized copy of your drivers license or identification card.
B. Firearm Information Mark one of the following circles to describe the firearms you are reporting Reporting only long guns.
Reporting only handguns or handguns and long guns. Identification information for each handgun MUST be entered below in Part C. Descriptive information is not required for long guns.
I declare under penalty of perjury under the laws of the State of California that the foregoing is true and correct and that I am the lawful owner of all firearms that I seek to have returned. I expressly authorize the Department of Justice to perform firearms eligibility checks of all relevant state and federal databases including the Federal Bureau of Investigations National Instant Criminal Background Check System. I also understand that if I currently possess or own firearms and the results of this check reveal that I am ineligible either to lawfully possess or purchase firearms I must relinquish any and all firearms in my.
Law Enforcement Gun Release Application Proper Use of LEGR Application Form This form is only to be used by the owner of the firearm who is seeking to redeem hisher firearm in the custody or control of a law enforcement agency or court. In the case of a handgun the applicant must already have a record on file in the DOJ Automated Firearms System AFS reflecting that he or she is the lawful owner or possessor of the handgun. It is the responsibility of the court or law enforcement agency with custody or control of the firearm to verify that the applicant is the lawful owner or possessor of the firearm. Application Submission Requirements Individuals seeking the return of a firearm that is in the custody or control of a law enforcement agency or court must submit this application with the appropriate fees to the Department of Justice DOJ. A firearms eligibility check will be conducted to determine whether the person is eligible to possess firearms under state and federal law. A notice of results will be sent to the applicant via U.S. Mail. Complete all requested information. Incomplete applications will be returned without processing. If reporting more...