Ready & Reliable

The patrol rifle has become a standard piece of equipment in many police agencies nationwide, and the AR-15/M-16 type rifle is the dominant weapon system. In use since the 1960s, the AR system has received much praise, but also significant complaint. To obtain...

Reality Based Training: Time for a Global Shift

I'm a gun guy. I've had guns for as long as I can remember. When Canada started getting too goofy with its gun laws, I left the country so that I could continue to be a gun guy. When I travel to places where I can t carry a gun, I get sketched out. That said,...

Police Officers & the 1st Amendment

No doubt, the public expects its law enforcement community to expose in-house wrongdoing, whether the bad act involves criminal, immoral, unethical or unprofessional conduct. That said, police officers are also in a position to bring alleged wrongdoing to light to...

Live-Fire

I remember how excited we all were back in the 1990s at the academy the day we found out we were getting a video simulation system. We had struggled for years doing firearms training the old fashioned way. You know, putting cartridges into real firearms and shooting...

Same Ol', Same Ol'

Dear Bullethead: I work for an agency with about 50 cops. Our department is in pretty good shape overall, and, for the most part, the citizens are pretty supportive and our pay and benefits are decent. So far, so good, right? Well, with 50 officers, the special...

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