Louisville Police Department Apologizes for Shooting TV Crew With Pepperball Gun

Officer in Louisville seems to point a weapon directly at the cameraman pic.twitter.com/5QdoC2fYW5 — Matt Jones (@KySportsRadio) May 30, 2020 Protests and riots spread to cities throughout the country last night, Louisville, Kentucky among them. Seven people were shot there during a protest Thursday night. While the George Floyd killing prompted most protests, the shooting […]

Gun Review: Ruger LCP II in .22LR

The Ruger LCP didn’t make the first .380 ACP pocket pistol. Not by a long sight. No, but the Ruger LCP made the .380 ACP cool again and the People of the Gun should be grateful for that. It’s a great cartridge, just capable of being “enough gun” in the hand of the inexperienced, and […]

Former Cop Derek Chauvin Arrested, Charged With Third Degree Murder, Manslaughter in Death of George Floyd

From the AP: A Minnesota prosecutor has charged a [former] police officer with third-degree murder and manslaughter in the restraint death of George Floyd. Floyd is the handcuffed black man whose cries of “I can’t breathe” in a widely seen cellphone video set off days of violent protest in Minneapolis and around the country. Hennepin […]

Police Officers Speak Out Against the Death of George Floyd

By Stefanie Dazio, AP Murder. Brutality. Reprehensible. Indefensible. Police nationwide, in unequivocal and unprecedented language, have condemned the actions of Minneapolis police in the custody death of a handcuffed black man who cried for help as an officer knelt on his neck, pinning him to the pavement for at least eight minutes. But some civil rights advocates […]

People Posting Social Media Pics Pointing Guns at Their Crotches to Own the Fudds

Mother of god https://t.co/FTDhkNIOsw pic.twitter.com/wPJvshiwtn — Brandon Friedman (@BFriedmanDC) May 19, 2020 Gun enthusiasts love taking pictures of their guns. It’s common practice. America has a gun culture as robust, diverse, and complicated as comic book fans, fantasy nerds, PC gamers, or any other subculture. Like those communities, gun nerds have their own memetic language […]

Cop Accused in George Floyd’s Death Involved in Two Shootings, 17 Complaints During His Career

By Todd Richmond, AP A white Minneapolis police officer accused of killing a black suspect by kneeling on his neck opened fire on two people during his 19-year career and had nearly 20 complaints and two letters of reprimand filed against him. Derek Chauvin, 44, became the focus of angry street protests and a federal investigation after […]

BREAKING: National Guard Called Out as Minneapolis 3rd Precinct Burns, Protests Spread to Other Cities

Protests, rioting and looting intensified last night in Minneapolis over the killing of George Floyd earlier this week. Police officers abandoned the third district station as it was taken over by rioters and burned. From the Associated Press: Cheering protesters torched a Minneapolis police station Thursday that the department was forced to abandon as three […]

BREAKING: Minneapolis Burns as Chaos Reigns for a Third Night

Angry mobs of looters continue to run roughshod over police in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota.  Thursday evening’s violence makes Wednesday’s orgy of looting, arson and violence look tame in comparison.  Looters even set fire to the Minneapolis Police District 3 headquarters building at the epicenter of Wednesday’s violence. Rumors have it that police have been pulled […]