About Face: Baltimore School Police Will Carry Guns After All

Back on January 22, the Baltimore School Board voted unanimously to forbid Baltimore School Police officers from carrying weapons. Of course, what could possibly go wrong with that kind of misguided thinking, right?  After all, the Baltimore Schools CEO Sonja Santelises proudly proclaims that “confrontation and weapons have no place” in her schools. Somehow, though, […]

VIDEO – California Illegal Shot and Killed After Opening Fire On Deputy During Traffic Stop

The Napa County, California Sheriff’s Department released a deputy’s bodycam video of a fatal police-involved shooting. It happened at night when most deadly force incidents tend to happen. Fortunately, the deputy, Riley Jarecki, survived the attempted assassination and returned fire, killing her attacker. Hernandez Morales, 48, died as a result of multiple gunshot wounds. Deported […]

UCF Student Found With Full-Auto AR-15, Charged With Illegal Machine Gun AND Bump Stock Possession

Our friends and colleagues in the mainstream media frequently get firearm technology and the laws that regulate them wrong. “Fully semi-automatic,” anyone? Surprisingly, we found an instance where they are actually (for the most part) right on the money regarding a story from the University of Central Florida. Max Chambers, a 19-year-old UCF engineering undergrad, […]

BREAKING: 5 Houston Police Officers Reported Shot, Suspect is ‘Down’

UPDATE: Latest information indicates that four officers were shot and a fifth sustained a non-gunshot injury. Mayor @SylvesterTurner and Police Chief @ArtAcevedo Media Briefing on Shooting of 5 HPD Officers https://t.co/1PkSvaDg9j — Houston Police (@houstonpolice) January 29, 2019 * * * * * UPDATE: KHOU reports that the officers were serving a warrant this afternoon […]

The 21-Foot Principle (Not Rule!)

This article was contributed by Warren Wilson, a lieutenant with metropolitan police department in Oklahoma. He is a former SWAT team leader, current firearms instructor and writer. He has been a full-time law enforcement officer since 1996. For the uninitiated, “derp” is a word that’s been embraced by the shooting and self-defense community to describe a […]

Hawaii Says LEOSA Doesn’t Apply in the State, Bans Carry by Out-of-State Cops

The Hawaii attorney general has released a new guideline and in their legal opinion, they state that unless out-of-state law enforcement officers and agents are on official business within the state, they cannot carry a concealed firearm. Whether you agree with the Law Enforcement Officer Safety Act federal law allows currently sworn or retired law […]