Because that's part of what it does. It governs off duty, off reservation, and retired carry. For federal law enforcement, it doesn't give them anything they don't already have until retirement.
Originally Posted by WT
Why would LEOSA apply to retired NJ cops within NJ?
I thought LEOSA addressed interstate travel of retired and active police officers. Since retired NJ cops living in NJ obviously is not an interstate travel thing I don't see where the federal law applies.
That said, I cannot believe a retired NJ cop carrying his NJ concealed carry permit is going to get jammed up for carrying HPs.
Maybe a Garden State cop could chime in with his understandings?