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: 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”.

Covert Resource 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 street.
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: Massachusetts residents may only purchase defense sprays from licensed Firearms Dealers in that state.

Michigan: OC 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 spray allowed. 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.