Project Childsafe

Free Gun Lock Program

The Des Peres Department of Public Safety is proud to participate in Project ChildSafe, a firearms safety program. Free cable gun locks are available to residents to help secure their firearms. You may obtain your free Project ChildSafe safety kit by visiting the Des Peres Department of Public Safety or calling 314-835-6200. 

Project ChildSafe reminds gun owners to:
  • Properly store firearms in the home
  • Practice safe firearm storage options in the home
  • Make certain that firearms in the home are not casually accessible to anyone, especially a child

Project ChildSafe provides safety kits that include:
  • A cable-style gun locking device
  • Lock installment instructions
  • A safety booklet