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Gallup Poll Shows Support for Handgun Ban Hits Record Low

October 27, 2011
Americans' appetite for banning the possession of handguns has fallen to a record low. Only 26 percent now support a ban for all citizens except the police or authorized persons, reports pollster Gallup.

Albuquerque PD Orders 100 Remington 870 Shotguns

October 27, 2011
The Albuquerque Police Department has ordered another 100 Remington Model 870 Police Magnum shotguns that feature an 18- inch barrel, parkerized metal finish, black synthetic stock and low-profile sight system.
<p>Photo: Heizer Defense</p>

Heizer Defense Introduces DoubleTap Pocket Pistol

October 25, 2011
The DoubleTap pocket pistol arrives in .45 ACP or 9mm, as a concealed carry gun. The DoubleTap arrives for officers looking for a slim (.665 inches wide) and light (14 ounces) back-up gun.

Vermont State Police Revise TASER Policy

October 22, 2011
The Vermont State Police has agreed to make changes to its policy covering the use of TASERs that would require troopers to give "special consideration" to those who have cognitive impairments.
<p>Photo: ReVO.</p>

Altus Introduces Pro Ears ReVO Youth Hearing Protection

October 21, 2011
Altus Brands has introduced the Pro Ears ReVO passive earmuffs, as hearing protection for young shooters. The line of hearing protection products are designed for smaller heads and smaller ears.

Bushmaster and Spirit of Blue Foundation Continue Spirit of Blue Campaign

October 21, 2011
The Spirit of Blue Foundation and Bushmaster Firearms International are again offering holiday wreaths to raise funding for law enforcement agencies.
<p>Photo: Benchmade</p>

Benchmade Introduces Harley-Davidson Nonconformist Folding Knife

October 21, 2011
Benchmade has introduced the Harley-Davidson Nonconformist folding knife in drop-point (13800) and Tanto (13801) configurations.

Ninth Circuit: Stun Gun Use Excessive In 2 Cases

October 20, 2011
The use of stun guns against two resistive subjects in Seattle and Maui was excessive, a federal appeals court ruled earlier this week. An 11-judge panel of the U.S. 9th Circuit Court of Appeals issued the rulings in the two cases from 2006 and 2004.
<p>Photo: Smith &amp; Wesson</p>

Smith & Wesson Provides Firearms To Texas Officers

October 19, 2011
Smith & Wesson will supply firearms from its Military & Police (M&P) series to two Texas law enforcement entities, including the Austin Police Department and the San Antonio Police Officers Association, under new contracts.
<p>Photo: Colt Defense</p>

Colt Defense Introduces Super-Stoc for AR-Type Rifles

October 19, 2011
Colt Defense LLC has introduced the Colt Super-Stoc buttstock, which will be standard issue on select Colt AR and M4 rifles sold to law enforcement. The new Colt Super-Stoc will be available later this month.
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