Firearms

  • A Book For The Women Who Trust You

    It is not just a gun book for girls!

    Article • April 8th, 2010

  • Put That Gun Away

    Noticing danger signs means making the appropriate response.

    Article • April 5th, 2010

  • Ammo Shortage Report, Pt2

    We will climb out of the hole and move on.

    Article • March 11th, 2010

  • Train to reload...reload to train

          In a recent conversation with a range master from a local agency, I asked what was new with their 2010 firearms training. While I would not have been surprised to find out the budget had been pared down a little, it was painful to hear that...

    Article • March 1st, 2010

  • Ground Threats to LE Aircraft

    Although the idea of flight crews strapping on Kevlar vests as part of their safety equipment is remote, if there are many more incidents like in Virginia that might just become a reality!

    Article • February 16th, 2010

  • SHOT Show 2010

    Where else can you get together with 58,000 of your closest friends and act like kids in a candy shop?

    Article • February 12th, 2010

  • Ammunition Shortage Report, Pt 1

    I'll tell you up front, the ammo people don't want to talk about it.

    Article • February 11th, 2010

  • Quick-SHOT 2010

    Thanks to the economy and the challenges every company is facing, SHOT seemed to focus more on SALES and ORDERS than on information sharing or simple socializing with about 40,000 of your closest friends.

    Article • February 5th, 2010

  • Some Pre-SHOT Show Musings

    What's hot at SHOT is only relevant if it translates into effective, useful tools for the thin blue line.

    Article • January 14th, 2010

  • Sometimes It IS The Gun

    If there is a problem, it is usually the workman and not the tools. But not always.

    Article • December 10th, 2009

  • Contagious vs Conditioned Shooting

    In a profession that relies on backup, being shunned by fellow officers can be career ending.

    Article • November 24th, 2009

  • Responding to Extreme Violence

    How to prepare mentally and physically to win against extremely violent criminal suspects

    Article • November 19th, 2009

  • 12 Elements of Firearms Training

    With everything now required from our already strained training resources, it has become increasingly difficult to even establish what the right questions are, let alone find the right answers.

    Article • November 17th, 2009

  • Are Safeties Really Safer? Pt 4

    There is no substitute for having all of your brain cells front-and-center when danger threatens.

    Article • November 12th, 2009

  • Op-Ed: Reasonable Gun Control?

    Instead of emotional arguments about the value of firearms in the populace, how about a reasonable approach?

    Article • November 9th, 2009

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