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The BCA has created a Strategic Plan which will serve as the agency's roadmap over the next three years.
This plan includes the BCA's goals and objectives and details the types of work and priority given to the actions taken in furtherance of our mission.
The Bureau of Criminal Apprehension released the 2013 Permit to Carry Report, an annual report summarizing data collected from Minnesota law enforcement agencies regarding applications made for handgun carry permits as well as data about permit holders. The data is provided to the BCA by Minnesota law enforcement agencies.
Read news release summarizing the report.
Read the report.