South Dakota Concealed Carry Permit Numbers Down Slightly

The number of new concealed firearms carriers in South Dakota has dropped slightly in the last year. Secretary of State Shantel Krebs says numbers are down from an all-time high…

Krebs has been surprised at the decline…

Krebs says they are not seeing many of the “enhanced” concealed carry permits being issued…

Krebs says the lower numbers may be the result of the gun control topic not being much of an issue until the recent mass shootings in Las Vegas and at a church in Texas last weekend.