California Correctional Officers Sue Sheriff Over On- and Off-the-Job Carry Rights

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“Lake County correctional officers are once more suing their sheriff and county, this time claiming breach of contract in connection with their ability to carry guns. The December lawsuit alleges current…

Police Officers Previewing Use-of-Force Videos Before Making A Statement…an Unjustifiable Cop Carve Out?

“Should cops see body cam video before giving UOF (use of force) statements?” That’s the question posed in a debate sponsored by Lexipol (“America’s leading provider of state-specific policies and verifiable policy training for…

Chicago Police Bodycam Video Shows Violence in Chiraq

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“Chiraq” remains Chicago’s unwanted and unwelcome nickname.  Given the levels of violence, it should come as no surprise in a city 812 homicides and almost 4400 people shot during 2016. …

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New From Viridian: FACT Weapon-Mounted Video Camera

“Don’t let someone’s video tell a different story.” That’s the message behind Veridian’s new FACT (Fast Access Camera Technology), a weapons-mounted video camera. Veridian’s press release and some further photos…

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Armed Man Saves Wounded Arizona State Trooper

About 4:30 a.m. yesterday, an Arizona State Trooper was shot while investigating a rollover accident. The officer was then further attacked. The accident occurred on a remote section of I-10…

FL Firefighter Who Answered Door With Gun Cleared Under ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law

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In March of last year, Miami-Dade Fire Captain Nick Marian of Miami Shores, Florida, answered a knock at his door and the ringing of his doorbell. He lives in a…

Sikh Temple Shooting Cop Reveals Gunfight Hero Syndrome

Republished with permission  from a forcescience.org email blast: An officer we’ll call Joe arrived at a residence to check out a 911 hang-up and interrupted a mentally disturbed man trying…

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Corpus Christi Man Shoots Three SWAT Officers: Not Guilty

Just before 9 a.m. on February 19, 2015, police executed a SWAT no-knock raid on Ray Rosas’ home in Corpus Christi, Texas. They had a warrant to arrest his nephew,…

BREAKING: Video of Russian Ambassador Assassination with Sarsilmaz K2P Pistol

The Russian ambassador to Turkey, Andrey Karlov, was gunned down by an off-duty Turkish police officer as he spoke at an art exhibition earlier today. The assassin was identified as Mevlut Mert…

Atlanta Cop Celebrates Armed Citizens

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An Atlanta police officer recently wrote an opinion piece for the Newnan Times-Herald vigorously defending armed self defense. It’s clear that the cop is a street officer, not an officer confined to his…

Memo to the Little Rock, AR Community: Defend Yourself!

According to the Supreme Court, the police don’t have a legal obligation to protect you. So when it get rights down to it, you’re on your own. True story.  The number…

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Gun Hero of the Day: Tulsa PD Public Information Officer Sgt. Shane Tuell

At 1:15 a.m. on a cold December night in Tulsa, Oklahoma, most people aren’t prowling other people’s back yards looking for trouble. But 32-year-old Perry Wallace seemed to have been…