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30 Years and Still Going Strong  

October 1, 2006

Give or take a few weeks, Police Magazine was born 30 years ago this month as Police Product News. The magazine was the brainchild of Rodney A. Dornsife, its first editor and a San Diego cop. And like many small magazine startups it was a family project. Rod’s brother Chad was the advertising director, and according to Chad their father worked distribution.

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Weighing just over three pounds, the Kel-Tec PLR-16 is ideal for situations that preclude using a full-size weapon.

Kel-Tec PLR-16 .223 Handgun  

September 1, 2006

Can an AR-style pistol really hold up to combat conditions? The rugged and accurate PLR-16 can.

In last month's issue, we asked you which of these HK pistols was Airsoft. Did you answer correctly that the bottom one is the pellet pistol?

Dangerous Lookalikes  

September 1, 2006

Improper use of Airsoft, BB, and pellet guns on the street can cause deadly confusion for law enforcement.

Smith & Wesson M&P15 Rifle  

August 1, 2006

I drove from my home in Tucson to the SHOT Show in Las Vegas this year—it’s a scenic drive that takes a little more than seven hours. Entering the city, I passed a large police motorcade that was just beginning on the other side of the highway.

Airsoft: Toy or Training Tool?  

August 1, 2006

Can a gun that fires plastic BBs really serve as a viable training tool for law enforcement?

Para-Ordnance Tac-Five LDA Pistol  

July 1, 2006

There can be no denying that the most popular semi-automatic pistol of all time is John Moses Browning’s venerable Model 1911. The Model 1911 served the U.S. Army for almost a century; its popularity with civilian shooters knows few bounds, and it dominates the action pistol shooting sports. Oddly enough, however, the 1911 never gained much of a following among American law enforcement agencies. The reasons for this can be summed up in two words: tradition and litigation.

Heckler & Koch HK34 Axis Tactical Folder  

July 1, 2006

Created by Benchmade and designed by Mike Snody, HK's new folding knife is rugged and versatile.

Countering the Karambit  

June 1, 2006

The karambit is a small to medium-sized personal fighting knife that was developed and is still used today in the Indonesian archipelago. It can also be a very effective weapon for slashing someone’s throat.

Kahr Arms Model P45, double-action, semi-auto pistol. Image via Jag7720 (Wikimedia).

Kahr Arms P45 Pistol  

June 1, 2006

Life is full of compromises. This has been especially true for those that have faced the perplexing problem of selecting an off-duty, undercover, or backup gun.

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