Nebraska State Pepper Spray Laws, Rules & Legal Regulations

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If you are over the age of 18 and have not been convicted of a felony or an assault- we guarantee* any pepper spray, self defense, or security product listed on this website are legal to ship/use/carry in the state of Nebraska at the time of purchase. *Our guarantee applies to legality at the state level. Most cities and counties simply comply with the state level laws, however, we recommend you check with your local city or county police department for any additional restrictions.

In Plain English:
Nebraska State Pepper Spray Laws

The Basics:

  • Pepper spray is LEGAL to buy, carry, use and ship to Nebraska
  • Must be a minimum of 18 years old
  • Cannot have any convicted felonies on record
  • For self defense purposes only

Unfortunately, crime rates are increasing in many places throughout the U.S. and protection ought to be a priority. In Nebraska it's totally legal for you to own and use non-lethal self defense tools to defend yourself.

When properly used, this type of self defense can significantly increase your chance of escaping a dangerous situation. Sprays or associate electronic incapacitation devices (such as a stun gun) will give you the time to put distance between you and an attacker.

In larger cities, like Lincoln, NE crime rates are rising. The incidence of violent crimes, along with rape, robbery, assault, and worse are a reality. Carrying a gun is of course an option, and with it the weight of whether or not you'd need to use it and risk permanent potential consequences.

Pepper spray could be the better answer. The natural peppers (Oleo-resin Capsicum) causes quickly causes temporary blindness and extreme burning pain. You'll get get what you need—distance and time to get help.

Everything on our site is legal to purchase and use when needed for self defense in the state of Nebraska.

What the Official Nebraska State Law Says


Our team could not find any reference to specifics regarding and restrictions regarding the use and possession of pepper spray.
To see the entire statute regarding crime and self defense, please go here:


Q: Is Pepper Spray Allowed / Legal in Nebraska?
A: YES! Pepper spray is legal to purchase, use & carry for self defense purposes.

As referenced in National Geographic, How Stuff Works, eHow, Maxim, Wallet Pop

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