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RUAG Ammotec Establishes U.S. Ammo Distributor

December 2, 2009
RUAG Ammotec USA, which will be based in Tampa, Fla., will distribute small-caliber ammunition and frangible rounds produced by Precision Ammunition.

The Rimfire Alternative

May 1, 2009

What can we do to save money on training ammo? I believe you can conduct a portion of your firearms training with pistols chambered for the .22 Long Rifle cartridge.

Tapco Releases New Composite AR-15 Magazine

April 15, 2009
Molded of reinforced composite, the magazine has a 30-round capacity and it fits the AR15, M4, and M16. It is compatible with stripper clips and Lula loaders and works with both .223 and 5.56 ammunition. Aggressive horizontal ridges provide increased gripping surface for insertion and extraction of the magazine in wet or muddy conditions.

SHOT Show 2009 Preview

January 1, 2009

Here’s a quick look at the latest ammo, handguns, and long guns that you will see in Orlando this month.

Los Angeles City Council Bans Sale of .50 Caliber Rifle Ammo

December 18, 2008
The measures ban the sale of .50-caliber ammunition, capable of penetrating a car's engine, and would require the city's ammunition vendors to be licensed, to sell ammunition face-to-face instead of over the Internet and require gun dealers to report a full accounting of their inventory twice a year to the Police Department.

Shotgun Shells

November 1, 2008
Remington’s broad line-up of shotshells includes full-power Express buckshot and Slugger rifled slugs to Reduced Recoil loadings and target loads. All are conceived and designed to meet the needs of Law Enforcement situations, and all made in the USA. Remington is changing the hull color of its Law Enforcement Rifled Slugs to give the user a second method of quick recognition.

Ranger Series Ammunition

November 1, 2008
Winchester’s Ranger series of high-accuracy, low-recoil buckshot and rifled slugs meets law enforcement agencies’ demands of intensive shotgun weapons familiarization, instruction, and training. Each load is tailored to meet a specific need.

Tactical Bonded LE Rounds

November 1, 2008
ATK’s Federal Premium LE Tactical Bonded ammunition is made exclusively for law enforcement for excellent accuracy and terminal performance. Tactical Bonded is designed for precision accuracy and barrier penetration. Tactical Bonded Handgun offers an extremely accurate hollow point with 100-percent weight retention through most barriers.

Pistol Ammunition

November 1, 2008
RUAG Ammotec offers a wide range of cartridges for pistols and submachine guns of caliber 9mm Luger. This ammunition convinces not only by its high precision, but also by its reliable functioning in all common weapon types. With its SINTOX ignition charge free of heavy metals and the lead-free projectiles as key technologies, RUAG Ammotec is a leading developer and producer of ammunition free of pollutants.

South Carolina Police to Buy Practice Ammo with Donation

September 11, 2008
A Wal-Mart in West Columbia, S.C., donated $1,000 to the West Columbia Police Department for the purchase of practice ammunition for the department's Special Operation and Response Team, a news release said.

How to Evaluate Ammunition

March 1, 2007

Imagine for a moment that you are a law enforcement administrator who is responsible for evaluating ammunition for your agency. The decisions you make can have a profound effect on the safety of your sworn personnel and the civilian population that they serve. The same is true if you are an individual officer who is allowed to use personally owned firearms and ammunition on the job. You have a responsibility to select the best ammunition available.

Stopping Power

January 1, 2007

Need some ammo for your scattergun? Try out these pellets and slugs.

Winchester Short-Range Training Ammo

December 1, 2006
The round requires a special M2 Training Bolt that changes the weapon from locked breach gas to straight blowback operation. Once the bolt is installed-—which takes about 30 seconds—-the weapon will work normally in semi- and full automatic operation. It works in standard 20-inch barrels and also in M4 carbines with short barrels. With the standard bolt installed an SRTA round will chamber and fire but the gun won’t cycle or extract.

Meister Bullets Training Cartridges

March 1, 2006
Meister Bullets, best known for its Cowboy Action Shooting bullets and ammunition, is expanding its new line of LE training ammunition with the introduction of four new cartridges designed for law enforcement training. The cartridges consist of a FMJ .223 Remington with a 55-grain Spitzer bullet, .40 S&W RN with either a lead or FMJ bullet, and a copper-plated version of the newly introduced .45 ACP 230-grain LRN.

Meister Bullets Law Enforcement Cartridge

October 1, 2005
Cast bullet manufacturer Meister Bullets, best known for its Cowboy Action Shooting bullets and ammunition, has a new cartridge specifically for law enforcement training. The Meister LE .45 training round consists of a 230-grain RN hard-cast lead bullet and uses Vihtavuori powder for a clean powder burn and consistent powder drop which results in a very low “extreme spread.”

Brenneke Tactical Home Defense Slug

July 1, 2005
The Tactical Home Defense shotgun slug from Brenneke is a new reduced-recoil load designed for home defense and law enforcement purposes. Reduced recoil loading makes it more comfortable for recoil-sensitive shooters and also allows quick and accurate follow-up shots. The slug has a flat trajectory to 50 yards, with an optimal power to 35 yards.

Ammunition: Bang for the Buck

June 1, 2004

One thing I, for one, never gave much thought to is the ammunition we are most likely issued by our respective departments. There are so many different brands, calibers, and performance characteristics to consider that it’s mind boggling.

Understanding Stopping Power

January 1, 2003

If I knew I'd be in a gunfight within the next 20 minutes, I'd be laying my hands on a 12-gauge. But the best I can predict is that, as an officer of the law, I might be in a gunfight sometime in my career. So I carry a handgun.

Training Ammo

October 1, 2001
Wolf Ammunition offers inexpensive training ammo in a wide variety of calibers, from .380 ACP to .45 ACP and rifle calibers, including .223 and 7.62X39. Manufactured at the Tula Cartridge Works in Russia, the steel, lacquered cases and mil-spec sealants ensure reliability, even in automatic weapons.

Euro Counter-Terrorism

April 1, 2001

Conventional police forces deployed in large and normally  slow-to-react formations were not capable of dealing with small, clandestine terrorist cells, striking swiftly and melting into the civil scenery.

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