Retired law enforcement officers are eligible to obtain a permit to carry a handgun without specific justifiable need, pursuant to N.J.S.A 2C:39-6 (l). These permits are administered by the Superintendent of State Police and not subject to judicial review unless the officer was denied and is appealing a denial.
Feb 08, 2006 · There are NO knife laws in Massachusetts. Read that again folks, there are NO knife laws in Massachusetts. Knives and ANY restrictions on blades/knives falls under the dangerous weapons statutes which cover many items and not just bladeware. Boston, Ma. did institute a 2 1/2" blade length restriction in the city limits after 9/11 last year.