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<p>Photo of real guns painted pink to look like toy guns via LAPPL.</p>

City Council: Brightly-Colored BB Guns Would Reduce LAPD Shootings

August 12, 2013
The police union representing LAPD officers has condemned a proposed city ordinance requiring BB guns to be painted a bright color, calling it "ill-advised and dangerous."
<p>Photo courtesy of Maricopa County SO.</p>

Sheriff Joe: Deputies Now Carry Patrol Rifles 24/7

August 9, 2013
Maricopa County (Ariz.) Sheriff Joe Arpaio has issued AR-15s to each of his deputies and ordered them to carry the patrol rifles whether they are on or off duty. Earlier this week, Arpaio's office received 400 Smith & Wesson AR-15s that have been paid for with asset-forfeiture seizures.

Ark. AG: Arming of Teachers Not Permitted

August 5, 2013
A state board that licenses private security agencies doesn't have the authority to allow school districts to employ educators and staff as security personnel, according to a legal opinion from Arkansas Attorney General Dustin McDaniel.

Ariz. Court: Police Can Seize Guns During Stops

August 1, 2013
Arizona police can take custody of a subject's gun for officer-safety reasons even if the person's contact with the officer was voluntary, a court has ruled.
<p>Photo courtesy of WrenTech Industries</p>

Advantage Tactical Sight Available for FNH Pistols

July 26, 2013
The personalized sight system for speed, sight acquisition and precision shooting is available for the FNS and FNX series of service pistols.
<p>Photo of the AR-15 Recoil Pad courtesy of Limbsaver.</p>

Limbsaver Introduces Tactical Recoil Pads

July 26, 2013
The Magpul Carbine Stock Recoil Pad and the AR-15/M4 Recoil Pads are designed to provide a stable shooting platform and reduce the rate of muzzle jump, according to Limbsaver.

Video: Fla. Police Sued Over Arrest of CC Holder

July 24, 2013
Florida Carry has filed a lawsuit over the arrest of a concealed carry holder by Citrus County (Fla.) Sheriff's deputies at a vehicle stop in 2009.

Video: Pa. Chief's Profanity-Laced Video Goes Viral

July 24, 2013
Gilberton (Pa.) Police Chief Mark Kessler has made several profanity-laced videos showing him cursing and firing fully automatic weapons that have raised questions about the chief's off-duty behavior.
<p>Logo courtesy of St. Louis POA.</p>

Mo. Officers Lobby Chief for More Firepower

July 22, 2013
The St. Louis police union has told the chief their officers would like .40-caliber handguns to match the firepower of criminals they encounter in the streets to replace the 9mm duty pistols they've carried for a decade.

Atlanta PD Transitions to Glock Pistols

July 19, 2013
The agency ordered 2,300 Glock 22 Gen4 pistols for a department-wide transition to Glock firearms. SWAT officers will get the Glock 21 in .45 ACP.
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