Pepper Spray is legal in all
50 states, however a number of cities and states have restrictions on
sizes, strengths, etc.. If you have a question, it is wise to check with
you local city or state attorneys office. Defense sprays should only be
purchased by those 18 years of age or older. The above list may not be
totally accurate or complete and Covert Resource accepts no
responsibility for its accuracy or completeness.
States Where Pepper Sprays are Restricted
New York residents may only purchase defense sprays from licensed
Firearms Dealers or licensed Pharmacists in that state.
New York State allows carrying an OC pepper spray, with the
understanding of the immediate need of personal safety in times of
threats caused by a human attacker. However, with the restrictions it’s
very difficult for citizens to obtain this form of defense; thus the
question “Where to Buy Pepper Spray in New York”.
has taken the hassle out of getting a defense spray; we will deliver one
of our "New York Approved Legal Pepper Sprays" directly to you.
With a Pepper Spray Approved for Use in New York, there is no
need to be concerned about getting harmed in the subway or on the
Completely legal, this self-defense weapon is effective in taking down
any potential mugger with a single shot. The goon undergoes temporary
blindness, profuse flow of tears, sneezing and coughing, difficulty of
breathing, and disorientation. These affects are only temporary, does
not cause any permanent injury; giving you just enough time to get away
and seek help.
Massachusetts residents may only purchase defense sprays from licensed
Firearms Dealers in that state.
Pepper spray can be no stronger then a 2% concentrate (Different
companies can sell different concentrations.) CS is the only Tear Gas
accepted and can be no larger then 35 grams per can. No combination
Covert Resource has taken the "guess work" out of choosing the correct
formula to meet the specifications of The State of Michigan. We will
deliver our " Michigan Approved Legal Pepper Sprays" directly to you.
Wisconsin: Tear gas is not permissible. By regulation, OC
products with a maximum OC concentration of 10% and weight range of
oleoresin of capsicum and inert ingredients of 15-60 grams are
authorized. This is 1/2 oz. and 2 oz. spray. Further, the product cannot
be camouflaged, and must have a safety feature designed to prevent
accidental discharge. The units may not have an effective range of over
20 feet and must have an effective range of six feet. In addition there
are certain labeling and packaging requirements: must state cannot sell
to anyone under 18 and the phone number of the manufacturer has to be on
the label. The units must also be sold in sealed tamper-proof packages.