|In 2018, the Florida Legislature passed the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School Public Safety Act in response to a tragic school shooting. The law is designed to enhance public safety by restricting firearm and ammunition possession by a person who poses a danger to himself or herself or others.
What can you do if you believe someone poses a danger to himself or herself or others if he or she has access to firearms or ammunition?
Contact Collier County Sheriff's Office's Mental Health Bureau (239)252-0875.
Only law enforecement may ask a court to enter a Risk Protection Order against someone who may be a danger to himself or herself or others.
|Risk Protection Orders Brochure|
|Florida Statute 790.401|