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Off-Duty Carry: What Kind of Cop Are You?

March 7, 2011
Where and when to carry off-duty is a debate between cops that has gone back and forth for generations. I know what I've done and will continue to do. Let's review the three kinds of cops so you can pick the category that suits you best.

Off-Duty Carry and Preparedness

February 14, 2011
Nearly every company and cop shop has a messenger shoulder-type gear bag available today in a variety of sizes and carry styles. Some of these bags reek "cop," so get a sports team's logo or some designer logo, and put it on the outside of the bag for public view.

How To Determine a Basic LE Combat Load

February 9, 2011
During my law enforcement career, I found it no real burden or inconvenience to carry one or two spare magazines or one or two extra speed loaders. One trick I learned is to invert double-magazine pouches to make them fit in a way that flatters your body and protrudes less.

Kimber Ships Solo Micro-Compact 9mm Pistol

February 1, 2011
The Solo pistols are 17 ounces and 5.5 inches long with ergonomics borrowed from 1911 pistols and 3-dot sights. The Standard Solo arrives with a stainless steel slide and barrel, machined aluminum frame, ambidextrous thumb safety, removable grips and ambidextrous magazine release button.

Arizona Law Would Allow Guns On Campus

January 31, 2011
The Arizona Legislature is considering several new gun laws, including a "Firearms Omnibus" bill that would make Arizona the second state in the nation to require universities and communities to allow guns on campus and one of 10 that permit guns inside public government buildings such as the state Capitol.

Prepare Yourself for Off-Duty Incidents

January 28, 2011

Trouble finding an officer is typical of off-duty incidents. That's the first thing we must understand in order to prepare ourselves for the unexpected off-duty encounter: They can happen at any time anywhere.

Caliber Selection for Backup and Off-Duty Guns

January 20, 2011
My personal basic requirement is that any handgun I select as a backup gun must also be a weapon I would be confident carrying off duty and may be possibly compelled to take enforcement action with.

Ruger Adds Lightweight Compact Pistol In 9mm

January 16, 2011
The firearms manufacturer developed this 9mm version of its Ruger LCP mouse gun that's ideally suited as a backup for off-duty law enforcement officers based on customer requests.

Kimber Adds Trio of .45 ACP Pistols to TLE Line

January 5, 2011
Kimber has introduced the Ultra TLE II, Stainless Ultra TLE II and Stainless Pro TLE II pistols chambered in .45 ACP.

P290 Subcompact

January 3, 2011
With a polymer frame and a stainless steel slide, the P290 is the smallest 9mm in the SIG line. Features of the P290 include a Nitron-coated slide, drift adjustable contrast or self-illuminating SIGlite night sights, single stack magazine for a slim profile, a double-action-only trigger system, interchangeable grip panels, and an optional integrated laser.

Ankle Lite Holster

January 3, 2011
The Ankle Lite is constructed of Premium Center Cut Steerhide and the same wide neoprene ankle band, Velcro closure, and sheepskin padding as Galco's Ankle Glove.

Baltimore May Restrict Off-Duty Carry During Alcohol Consumption

December 6, 2010
Baltimore Police Commissioner Frederick H. Bealefeld III is considering revising the department's General Order governing officer conduct to prohibit officers from carrying a firearm if they consume alcohol off duty.

SIG Sauer P220 Compact Pistols

December 6, 2010

SIG Sauer has developed a new line of SIG 220 .45 ACP pistols: one model with a full-size SIG 220 grip and one with a shorter grip that is considerably more concealable.

NRA Explains Changes To Police Carry Law

November 16, 2010
In an exclusive interview with POLICE, the NRA's legislative counsel explains changes signed by President Obama in October. Most notably, the amendments expand the law's definition of active officers who can qualify, giving the right to more federal agents who will be able to carry as retired officers.

MasterPiece Arms Ships Protector Series Backup Guns

November 10, 2010
The MPA380 and MPA32 weigh 11.8 ounces, measure .925-inches in width, 4.37 inches in length, and 3.2 inches in height and have a 2.25-inch barrel.

SIG Sauer Introduces P290 Sub-Compact 9mm

October 28, 2010
The P290 is 5.5 inches in length with a 2.9-inch barrel and arrives with a six-round magazine. It weighs 20.05 ounces with the magazine.

Galco Releases KingTuk IWB Holster

October 27, 2010
Galco's KingTuk tuckable IWB holster features removable metal belt clips fitting belts up to 1.75 inches, as well as interchangeable injection molded nylon C-Hooks that are available separately. The KingTuk is currently available for Glocks, 1911s, SIG Sauers, Springfield XDs, Smith & Wesson M&P autos, and small frame revolvers.

DeSantis Gunhide Releases FNP-45 Thumb-Break Holster

October 20, 2010
The DeSantis Gunhide FNP-45 Thumb Break Scabbard features a thumb break, exact molding work, and a tension device, as well as options for two belt slots or three.

Guard Yourself While Carrying Off Duty

October 7, 2010
A firearm stolen from one officer's vehicle was later used to kill still another-Minneapolis PD Officer Richard Miller, who'd stopped the gun thief in yet another stolen vehicle.

Ultra Carry Concealed Carry Holsters

July 31, 2010
The newest Deep Conceal Ultra Carry Concealed Carry holster is the Ultra Max holster. Like all Deep Conceal holsters, it allows you to carry a firearm comfortably under one arm. Because it's at chest level, you can access your firearm standing or sitting.
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