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Springfield Armory XD-S Sub-Compact Pistol

August 10, 2013

The 9mm Springfield Armory XD-S sub-compact pistol is designed to function with a single column magazine, and is a departure from the traditional pocket pistols that were available in the 20th century because the new XD-S is chambered in 9mm and .45 ACP calibers.

Black Hills To Develop Colt-Branded Rifle Ammo

June 21, 2013
Black Hills Ammunition is introducing a line of Colt-branded ammunition that is specifically tuned for Colt tactical and competition rifles, Colt Manufacturing has announced.

Calif. Lawmakers Approve Tighter Gun Control

May 30, 2013
California lawmakers passed a dozen gun bills Wednesday that would tighten controls on ammunition purchases, ban semi-automatic rifles, and give a 15-day amnesty to illegal gun owners to hand over their guns.

FNH USA FNX-45 Duty Pistol

May 22, 2013

A few years ago, FN introduced the successor to the FNP line, the FNX. Like the FNP, the FNX is a hammer-fired, polymer-framed duty pistol with a double-action/single-action trigger system. The latest model in the series is the worthy successor to the FNP-45, the FNX-45.

Remington Expands Ammunition Operations

May 10, 2013
The Remington Arms Company will expand operations at the Remington Ammunition Plant in Lonoke, Ark., to meet demand from customers, the company announced.

Swiss P .338 Subsonic Ammo

April 12, 2013
The RUAG Swiss P line of products gets an addition. RUAG Ammotec launches a newly developed subsonic ammunition individually adapted to different weapon types, especially for snipers.

Maryland Poised To Enact Gun Control Measures

April 5, 2013
The Maryland Legislature passed strict gun control measures including a magazine-capacity limit and assault weapon ban Wednesday expected to be signed into law by Gov. Martin O'Malley.

Sweeping Gun Control Becomes Law In Conn.

April 4, 2013
Reeling from the Sandy Hook Elementary massacre, Connecticut today tightened its gun-control laws as Gov. Dannel Malloy signed into law a stricter assault weapons ban, limit on magazine size, the nation's first dangerous weapon offender registry, and eligibility rules for buying ammunition.

Keeping an Eye on Calif. Public Safety Bills

February 14, 2013
A wave of new bills was introduced as California lawmakers reconvened at the State Capitol on Jan. 7 to start their legislative year. A number of them are of particular interest to law enforcement and deserve a close watch.

Calif. Lawmakers Propose Ammo Tax

January 29, 2013
Two state lawmakers have proposed a tax on ammunition sold in California, but one would use the money raised to pay for increased policing in high-crime areas and the other would provide screening for mental illness in children.

SHOT Show 2013: Remington's Black Belt Duty Ammo

January 17, 2013
Remington Arms introduced Black Belt law enforcement ammunition in its Golden Saber line with loads for 9mm (including +P), .40 S&W, and .45 ACP at SHOT Show.

Stopping Power: Myths, Legends, and Realities

January 16, 2013

As a trauma surgeon and a tactical medical specialist, I am often asked by law enforcement officers what caliber and type of handgun ammunition offers the most stopping power. I can't answer that question. Let me explain why.

Police Departments Face Ammo Shortages

January 11, 2013
A spike in ammunition purchases by civilians has left several police departments around the country scrambling to outfit their officers with ammunition.

SIG Sauer 716 Patrol Rifle

January 9, 2013

The SIG716 makes a great first impression. It's a ruggedly built 7.62mm carbine with a 16-inch barrel and a free-floating quad rail. I felt like a kid on Christmas morning when I was opening the box.

Swiss P Ammunition

January 8, 2013
RUAG Swiss P—from trigger to terminal impact—is the snipers' choice for outstanding accuracy. SHOT Show Booth #20118

Buckshot Cartridges

January 8, 2013
The Rio Royal Buckshot cartridges provide a high velocity over long distances and are loaded with true round-ball lead pellets for excellent stopping power and accurate flight consistency. SHOT Show Booth #16138A

Springfield Armory XD Sub-Compact 3" Pistol

December 17, 2012

The XD Sub-Compact pistols scored well in my CQB drills. I had no problem using the 9mm XD Sub-Compact to consistently engage a steel plate the same size as the scoring area of a TQ19 Police Qualification Target at various distances, including at longer ranges.

Barnes Introduces TAC-XPD Defense Ammunition

November 16, 2012
Barnes will introduce the TAC-XPD line of ammunition in 2013 that the company is branding as ideal for law enforcement, as well as "carry or home defense."

Hornady Adds .45 Auto To Critical Duty Line

November 8, 2012
Hornady Manufacturing has introduced a .45-caliber auto +P round for law enforcement in its Critical Duty line that's designed to stop threats without overpenetration, the company announced.


August 16, 2012
Cor-Bon's DPX utilizes a solid copper projectile with a large deep hollow point. DPX has proven to be superior when put though rigorous barrier performance testing such as drywall, plywood, auto steel and glass. Penetration is in the 12-to-18-inch range.
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