The first 5,000 concealed carry permits for the state of Illinois are in the mail.
Illinois State Police say that more than 46,000 online applications have been received and reviewed.
Statewide 300 applications were denied and another 800 are under review.
In Sangamon County, Undersheriff Jack Campbell says the more than 600 have been reviewed and zero were denied.
Residents wanting to apply must do so online.
ISP expects to have paper applications available sometime this summer.