January 17, 2014
Security check delays occurred in 2012 when an exhibitor handed out keychains not allowed to fly.
The Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade Show, which is presented by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, takes place Jan. 14-17 at the Sands Expo Center in Las Vegas.
January 6, 2014
GLOCK released a video previewing its new G42 handgun, which is set to be unveiled at SHOT Show.
Here are some of the smaller but extremely worthy products I saw at SHOT and have subsequently tested.
I know it's never a smart idea to select a pair of boots based on how they look, but the Rocky S2Vs just looked tough. Even more years ago there was a time when the only boots I'd wear on duty were my Rocky 911s, so I was a big Rocky Boots fan back in the...
A photo essay of SHOT Show 2012
Amongst my many other duties at the 2012 show, I was tasked with keeping an eye out for practical off-duty pistols for law enforcement officers. That I did and I’ve compiled a short list herein.
Delton firearms, a leader in AR-style rifles in the industry, premiered their new products at SHOT Show 2012.
Join the host and his guest, Paul Markel, as they discuss the new and interesting products they saw at SHOT Show 2012 held in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Guns are everywhere at SHOT but so are improvements in tactical armor and uniforms
It's the biggest event of the year for the hunters, campers, outdoorsman and, now, law enforcement. Well, maybe...
As a person who has long espoused the need for every police officer to have a basic trauma kit close at hand (if not on their person) I wanted to check out their Trauma Paks.
You can't do your job without proper equipment. Neither can they.
As I used it there was more than enough room for my laptop, camera, business cards, extra pens, notepad, SHOT Show floor map, and all of the CDs, media kits and other miscellaneous items I received.
Video by Frank Borelli at SHOT Show 2011
Overall, I think the Bodyguard 38 has a great deal of potential, but it needs more work. For now, I'll stick with my trusty J-frames for backup carry.
All in all, the Bodyguard 380 is certainly worth serious consideration, for those who are looking for this type of pistol. I think it will live up to its Bodyguard heritage.
I put them on the first day fully expecting to hate them simply because I'd never liked 6" boots. Well, my mind has been changed a bit.
What's hot at SHOT is only relevant if it translates into effective, useful tools for the thin blue line.
Looking for a small, lightweight, easy shooting, reasonably priced revolver? Here it is. The LCR is going to be a hot seller for Ruger!
Products for the technical investigator
So many guns, so little time
There's something for everyone from outdoor, law enforcement or military communities.
Your average street cop can tell the difference at a glance between .38 special brass and .45 brass, right? To the trained and even moderately educated eye, the contrast is obvious.