Open Carrying in Missouri

Posted on January 2, 2012

No statutes in Missouri specifically prohibit the open carrying of firearms. A person may not, however, exhibit any weapon readily capable of lethal use in an angry or threatening manner in the presence of one or more persons.1

See our Open Carrying of Firearms in Public policy summary for a comprehensive discussion of this issue.

  1. Mo. Rev. Stat. § 571.030.1(4). []