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<p>Photo courtesy of Tracking Point.</p>

Will LE Adopt the 'Smart' Rifle?  

June 17, 2013
Tracking Point Innovations hopes to change the way precision shooters calculate their shot by mounting "smart" aiming technology to a custom rifle. SWAT operators told POLICE Magazine they'll wait to see if it will hold up to duty use.
<p>U.S. Army Rangers train at Fort Benning, Ga. Photo via <a href=&quot;http://www.flickr.com/photos/37353087@N03/5156885506/&quot; target=&quot;_blank&quot;>Edward N. Johnson</a>/Flickr.</p>

U.S. Army Cancels Carbine Replacement Initiative  

May 31, 2013
The M4 has become the U.S. Army's standard-issue combat rifle, and it's also a popular choice for SWAT operators, patrol officers, and federal agents. And it looks like law enforcement will continue to choose it for some time to come.
<p>Photo by Kelly Bracken.</p>

Connecticut's Dangerous Weapon Offender Registry  

April 15, 2013
It does make logical sense to keep firearms out of the hands of people who have just been treated for psychiatric issues or adjudicated mentally ill. However, taking weapons out of the hands of people with low-level misdemeanor convictions is nothing short of excessive government overreach.
<p>Photo courtesy of Remington.</p>

Remington Recalls LE 00-Buck Shells  

March 19, 2013
Remington Arms has issued a recall for several lots of its reduced-recoil law enforcement 00-buck ammunition, according to an announcement on the company's website.
<p>Photo courtesy of SIG Sauer.</p>

Product Test: SIG Sauer's M11-A1 Pistol  

February 8, 2013
The M11-A1 is basically a P228 with a blackened stainless steel slide, Sig Lite night sights, phosphate coated internal parts, a set of Sig Lite night sights, a short reset trigger, and a blackened alloy frame. The M11-A1 is also shipped with three high-capacity 15-round Parkerized magazines.
<p>Heckler &amp; Koch introduced its HK45 Tactical pistol. Photo: Mark W. Clark</p>

SHOT Show 2013: New .45s at Range Day  

January 14, 2013
The firearms manufacturers have brought a grab bag of .45 ACP pistols to the 2013 Shooting Hunting and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show aimed, at least in part, at officers working tactical and plainclothes assignments.
<p>Photo via The Firearm Blog.</p>

Glock 30S Arriving Soon  

January 9, 2013
Glock plans to introduce a new pistol called the Glock 30S, a .45-caliber hybrid of the company's Glock 30 and Glock 36, a prominent gun blog is reporting ahead of SHOT Show.
<p>Photo: Kim Pham</p>

Police Readers Oppose Assault Weapon Ban  

December 20, 2012
A full 84% of those officers who chose to answer the question (498) said that restricting the sale of "assault weapons" would not reduce the number of mass murder incidents such as the Newtown Massacre.
<p>SIG Sauer&#39;s P226. Photo: <a href=&quot;http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:SIGSauerP226.JPG&quot; target=&quot;_blank&quot;>Wikimedia</a>.</p>

SIG To Introduce P227 In .45 ACP  

November 14, 2012
SIG Sauer's aggressive expansion of its handgun lineup will include a new model called the P227 that could be introduced as early as SHOT Show 2013, according to a Missouri firearm dealer.
<p>Photo courtesy of Heizer Defense.</p>

DoubleTap Pocket Pistol Shelved  

October 16, 2012
A year after announcing the DoubleTap pocket pistol as an innovative backup gun for officers, the pistol's inventor issued a press release that Heizer Defense won't be able to produce the gun.
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