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Video: CA Sheriff's Office Seeks to Prevent Future Accidental Discharges

December 8, 2016
The Fresno County (CA) Sheriff's Office Wednesday demonstrated how a deputy was wounded by his service pistol in an accidental discharge and emphasized that additional training was being implemented to prevent another such incident.

Daniel Defense to Offer AR Armorer's Course at SHOT Show 2017

December 6, 2016
Topics covered in this 90-minute course will include how to conduct a buttstock conversion, replace a fire control group, replace a barrel assembly, upgrade a muzzle device, and install a Daniel Defense free-float handguard. The session will also cover necessary equipment/tools, preventive maintenance schedule, spare parts, component life cycles, end-user maintenance, best practices, and tips and tricks.

LAPD May Roll Out Sponge Round Launchers to Patrol to Reduce Deadly Force Use

November 30, 2016
An LAPD committee is reviewing the “promising” data and will make a recommendation to Police Chief Charlie Beck about whether to expand the use of these launchers and sponge rounds to patrol officers department-wide, officials said.

Ohio Bill Would Reduce Penalty for Carrying Gun on College Campuses

November 29, 2016
The Ohio Senate this week could pass a bill that would reduce the penalty from a felony to a misdemeanor for carrying a gun on a college campus.
<p>The Gen 4 version of the Glock G-17 is now being issued to new NYPD officers. The pistol features improvements such as a customizable back strap for a better grip. (Photo: Glock)</p>

NYPD Vets Upset That New Officers Get Improved Glock Pistols

November 28, 2016
The NYPD’s newest officers are hitting the streets with the latest generation of Glock pistols, which have better grips and other features that aid accuracy—but veteran officers are angry that, unlike rookies, they’ll have to pony up $525 if they want to upgrade to the better firepower.

SC Bill Could Allow Teachers to Carry Guns at School

November 18, 2016
South Carolina Representative Joshua Putnam is working on a draft bill that would allow teachers in the state to apply for a special concealed weapons permit for carrying guns at school.

Guns Not Allowed at School Functions in Georgia, Court Rules

November 2, 2016
The Georgia Supreme Court delivered a blow to gun rights activists Monday in a ruling that said a law that prohibits guns at school property trumps one passed at the same time that allowed firearms inside school safety zones.
<p>Photo: Glock</p>

Glock Donates $50,000 to Survivors of Fallen Law Enforcement Officers

October 27, 2016
Glock Inc., donated $50,000 and a commemorative 30th Anniversary Pistol for auction to Concerns Of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) at the annual IACP conference in San Diego, CA.

Ohio Officer's Gun Discharges at Home, Bullet Flies into Daycare Center with No Injury

October 27, 2016
Cuyahoga Falls, OH, authorities are looking into possible criminal charges against an off-duty police officer whose gun discharged Tuesday afternoon and the bullet went into a day care center.

Kriss Vector GEN II Now Available in 10mm Auto

October 7, 2016
Kriss USA, designer and manufacturer of small arms, has begun delivery of the first KRISS Vector firearms chambered in 10mm to authorized resellers and distributors.
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