Firearms InstaCheck Unit

 

 

The Firearms InstaCheck Unit is responsible for ensuring that proper procedures, along with state and federal guidelines are adhered to and followed by all citizens wishing to purchase a firearm. The Firearms InstaCheck Unit performs comprehensive background investigations into each and every firearm purchase, as well as reviews all concealed weapon permit applications, helping to promote gun safety within the State of Colorado. For additional information about the services provided by InstaCheck please visit our "Available Services" page. Thank you for visiting the CBI Firearms InstaCheck Unit.

 

Manager: James Spoden, Concealed Handgun Permit Unit
Phone Number: (303) 813-5702

Phone Number: (303) 813-5700 Option 4
Email: james.spoden@state.co.us

 

Manager: Becky Shoe, Appeals Unit
Phone Number: (303) 813-5700 Option 3

 

Manager: JoAnne Barry, Firearm Transfer Unit
Phone Number: (303) 813-5700 Option 5

 

Supervisor: Maria Ledger, Firearm Transfer Unit
Phone Number: (303) 813-5700 Option 5

 

Supervisor: Nick Baumgart, Firearm Transfer Unit
Phone Number: (303) 813-5700 Option 5

 

Supervisor: Matt Fisher, Firearm Transfer Unit
Phone Number: (303) 813-5700 Option 5

 

FFL Firearm Background Checks : Area Codes 303 and 720, 813-5700, select option 1

     *New Toll Free Numbers for area codes 719 and 970, 1-844-813-2256, select option 1 
 

Appeals : (303) 813-5700 - select option 3

Concealed Handgun Permits (CHP) : (303) 813-5700 - select option 4

Billing Information: (303) 813-5700 - select option 6

General/All Other Questions: (303) 813-5700 - select option 5

 

General Fax Number: (303) 813-5759
Appeals Fax Number: (303) 813-5758


Mailing Address:

Colorado Bureau of Investigation/InstaCheck Unit
P.O. Box 280629
Denver, CO 80228-0629