VA Gov. McAuliffe: Militia Had Better Guns Than the Police! And . . .

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VA governor defends Charlottesville response: Militia members had ‘better’ guns than police blares the Business Inser headline. BI’s firearms-related coverage is usually neutral-ish. Not this time . . . Reading that, you’d be…

Police Departments Pulling SIG P320 from Service

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“Channel 2 investigative reporter Aaron Diamant obtained a copy of an emergency order by Morrow’s (Alabama) Chief of Police pulling his department’s new Sig Sauer pistols off the streets immediately,”…

Connecticut Police Officer Sues SIG SAUER for Injuries Suffered When Dropped P320 Discharged

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The SIG P320 story just got more complicated. According to a suit filed in US District Court on Friday, a Stamford Connecticut police officer was injured when a SIG P320 pistol he…

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Bogus Police Survey: 3 out of 5 Officers ‘Interested’ in ‘Smart Guns’

“A new online survey of over 400 law enforcement professionals from coast to coast showed a surprisingly high level of interest in firearms that can only be operated by the…

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VIDEO: Las Vegas Cops Apply Tourniquet to Save Suspect They Just Shot

Las Vegas police released video of two of their officers engaged in their 13th gun battle of the year on July 24th. In the dramatic video, the officers trade shots…

Scalise Shooting: Capitol Police CERT Team Initially Deployed to Nancy Pelosi’s House

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“Instead of responding directly to the Virginia field where House Majority Whip Steve Scalise and several others were shot,” bloomberg.com reports, “members of the Capitol Police Containment and Emergency Response Team…

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Cicero Cop Plants “Buyback” Gun on Shot Perp. Allegedly.

“The police recover thousands of guns every year,” chicago.suntimes.com reports, “many of them through buyback programs, as well as by confiscating weapons seized during arrests — more than 5,000 guns…

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Government Accountability Office “Stings” Pentagon for Ex-Mil Equipment

“The Pentagon nearly gave over $1 million worth of rifles, pipe bombs and other military hardware to a fake police department,” foxnews.com reports, “set up as part of a government watchdog’s…

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UK Cops to Carry Guns?

“All police officers in England and Wales are to be asked if they want to routinely carry a gun,” telegraph.co.uk reports. “The survey by the Police Federation, which represents 123,000…

Mississippi Cops Kill Man While Serving Arrest Warrant at Wrong House

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“One officer fired shots at the pit bull that hurtled out of the mobile home in Southaven, Miss.,” washingtonpost.com reports. “The other officer fired at the person pointing a gun…

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Anatomy of an Officer’s Defense in a High-Profile Shooting Pt. 2

By Attorney Scott Wood (Republished with permission from forcescience.org. Click here to read Part 1.) EDITOR’S NOTE: Last September in a volatile case that drew international attention, Betty Shelby [above], a white…

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Dashcam Video: New Jersey Police Shoot PCP-Addled Suspect 45 Times

A reasonable and prudent person follows a police officer’s orders. Angry people sometimes show reluctance to follow lawful commands, as do the mentally ill. But add the effects of PCP…