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No person shall carry concealed about his person any pistol or other firearm, slingshot, brass knuckle or knuckles of other material, or any sand bag, dagger, bowie knife, dirk knife, or other dangerous or deadly weapon, or any instrument or device which when used is likely to produce death or great bodily harm. Any peace officer may wear or carry such weapons as may be necessary and proper for the discharge of his official duties.
(Code 1972, § 22-48)
State law reference—Carrying concealed weapons, SDCL § 22-14-1.