Firearm Safety

Project ChildSafe LogoThe Glen Ellyn Police Department is committed to promoting responsible gun ownership and educating the public on firearm responsibility. The Department has partnered with Project ChildSafe to promote safe firearms handling and storage practices among all firearm owners.

Project ChildSafe, a nonprofit charitable organization, is the largest, most comprehensive firearms safety education program in the U.S. Project ChildSafe has partnered with thousands of law enforcement agencies to help educate the public and provide free firearm safety kits. The kits include a cable-style gun locking device and a brochure that discusses safe handling and secure storage guidelines to help deter access by unauthorized individuals.

The Glen Ellyn Police Department currently has FREE gun locks and safety brochures available. Please stop by the police department Records Division to get your firearm safety kit.