"Good Cause Statement" Brief This brief will provide us with the necessary information to draft your Good Cause Statement. Step 1 of 12 8% Name First Last PhoneEmail Sex: Male Female How tall are you?What do you weigh?If all you had was your bare hands, would you feel confident you could effectively defend against an armed man, weighing 240+ lbs and over 6 feet tall? Yes No How old are you?Has age impacted your ability to defend yourself in hand to hand combat? Yes No Do you feel confident you could defend yourself effectively against a much younger man or woman if they were to attack you? Yes No How badly could it impact you if you were pushed to the ground by an attacker? It wouldn't likely harm me at all. It would likely cause great bodily harm to me. It could be deadly for me due to my age. Are you self-employed? Yes No What is the name of your business?Tell us about your business below:Do you often carry large amounts of cash on you in between collecting payments and making bank deposits? Yes No Do you often have expensive tools and equipment necessary to perform your work and earn an income? Yes No Do you sometimes do work in neighborhoods where you know there is high crime? Yes No Would it be detrimental to your business and your livelihood if you were to lose either your money or tools to a robbery? Yes No Are you applying to carry a concealed weapon at work? Yes No Has the owner of the company provided a letter to the Sheriff stating they will allow you to carry at work? Yes No Where do you work?Is the location of your workplace in an area known to have violent crime? Yes No Has there been a specific situation at work that would cause you to feel you need to carry a concealed firearm? Yes No Tell us a little bit about the situation: Do you have a significant other and/or children? Yes No Do you feel like you could better defend your family against an attacker if you possessed a concealed firearm? Yes No Are you trained in any form of hand to hand combat? Yes No Do you feel that, due to your lack of training in hand to hand combat, a firearm would give you a necessary advantage against an attacker? Yes No Would any of your training be 100% effective against an attacker with a knife? Yes No Would any of your training be 100% effective against an attacker with a firearm? Yes No Would a firearm be a more effective tool for you against an armed attacker of any sort? Yes No Are you disabled? Yes No Do your disabilities negatively impact your ability to defend yourself in hand to hand combat? Yes No Do your disabilities cause you to be more susceptible to injury? Yes No Do you feel that, due to your disabilities, you would better be able to defend against an attacker if you possessed a concealed firearm? Yes No Briefly describe your disabilities below (optional): Have you ever been a victim of attack in the past? Yes No Did the attack cause you to feel unsafe or vulnerable when going out into public places? Yes No Is there any likelihood that your previous attacker may strike again? Yes No Do you currently have a restraining order against another person for threats or previous violence? Yes No Briefly describe your incident below (optional): Have you had any professional firearms training in the past? Yes No It is not required to have had any professional training to apply, but it could help to let the Sheriff's Office know if you have.Tell us a little about your training or experience with firearms: Have you had a CCW Permit anywhere in the past? Yes No Please tell us when, where and why you no longer have it: I certify that the information I have provided is correct to be best of my recollection. I understand that, while a valid "Good Cause" statement is required by California law, the Sheriff's Office issues licenses at their sole discretion.