The Marshall County Sheriff’s Department strongly supports the citizens of this community and their rights outlined in the Constitution of the United States.  The Marshall County Sheriff’s Department is taking a step further from supporting to offering education to the community.    

The Marshall County Sheriff’s Department will be hosting a firearms safety course on Saturday, October 28th, at 9:00 a.m.  The course will begin with classroom training related to safety concepts, legal issues, handling, storage, carrying, and the fundamentals of shooting.  The class will then break for lunch and meet at a local firearms range to practice with certified instructors. 

As in years past, this course is free. To sign up, visit the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department’s website at and click on the Firearms Safety Course.  Sign-up for this course can also be done by contacting the Records Division of the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department at 574-936-3187.  If calling after hours, please leave a message with your name, phone number, email information, and address.  Further instructions will be sent out to those who sign up. 

Any questions about the Firearms Safety Course should be directed to Sergeant Ryan Hollopeter at 574-936-3187 Ext. 237.  The deadline to sign up for this course is October 23rd.