Originally Posted by HB Surfer
From what I learned in the process so far is stated below:
1) The (3) reference letters MUST simply state that they are aware you are applying for a CCW/LTC with the Riverside County Sheriffs Department and have no issues with you being granted one.
2) That the person writing the letter believes you are of good moral character (at least thats what I did).
3) Any person you know I believe who resides within California (not county specific) but CANNOT be a family member or relative.
The person(s) writing your character reference letters do not need to necessarily be CA residents. One of my mine was written by a friend who lives in Nevada.