GRAPHIC: Concealed Carry Applications

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More than 33,000 Illinoisans have applied for concealed carry permits and law enforcement agencies in more than a dozen counties have objected to many of these applications. Use the map to compare the rate of applications by county with the number of objections to applications by the police:

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