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Former Officer, Criminal Justice Scholar Says Police Training Leads to "Avoidable" Suspect Deaths

December 18, 2014
Having served as an officer at a large municipal police department, and now as a scholar who researches policing, I am intimately familiar with police training. I’ve also had long conversations with trainers and use-of-force instructors at law enforcement agencies across the country, and they’ve all led to one conclusion: American police officers are among the best-trained in the world, but what they’re trained to do is part of the problem.

SIG Sauer P227R Training Bluegun Available from Ring's Manufacturing

November 1, 2014
The new SIG Sauer P227R replica from Ring's Manufacturing is molded from solid blue polyurethane to differentiate it from a live weapon.

Tampa to Build $5.4 Million Police Shooting Range

October 24, 2014
Despite one council member's objections, police officers in Tampa, Fla., will once again be able to conduct firearms training inside their city, thanks to a City Council vote to spend nearly $4.8 million on a new police shooting range and firearms training facility.

Laser Ammo USA Introduces The Firefly Training Laser

October 3, 2014
Laser Ammo has announced its new training laser, The Firefly. It's designed as a cost-effective custom-build laser trainer platform that will support Laser Ammo's military, law enforcement, and simulator customer needs in converting fully operational or mock-up blowback handheld firearms into laser-emitting training rifles or pistols custom tailored to interface with their existing training systems.

Video: Pa. State Trooper Shot, Killed in Training Accident

October 1, 2014
Trooper David Kedra, 26, of the Troop K, Skippack station was participating in a training exercise at the Montgomery County Public Safety Training Complex in Conshohocken, Pa., around 4:45 p.m. when he was shot.

Pa. State Trooper Shot, Killed in Training Accident

October 1, 2014

Trooper David Kedra, 26, of the Troop K, Skippack station was participating in a training exercise at the Montgomery County Public Safety Training Complex in Conshohocken, Pa., when he was shot. Read More. Read Update.

Police Product Test: LaserLyte Training Tyme Kit

August 31, 2014

LaserLyte currently makes several different products to "up the game" for dry firing practice. At the core of this system are simple laser-enabled "dummy rounds" that can be inserted into the chamber and produce a brief red dot on the target when the shot falls.

Ring's Debuts Smith & Wesson M&P Bodyguard 380 Bluegun

July 25, 2014
Ring's Manufacturing's Smith & Wesson M&P Bodyguard 380 Bluegun replica is a 1:1 exact replica of the original and is molded from solid blue polyurethane to differentiate it from a live weapon.

Fun Targets

June 26, 2014
Designed with either moving, rotating or alternating pop-up targets, Savage Range System's fun targets are built using 3/8-inch AR500 steel plate and can handle centerfire rifle rounds up to 3,000 fps.

Suspect Wanted for Shooting Oregon Officer Found Dead

June 24, 2014
The suspect believed to have shot a Rainier, Ore., police officer in the chest and hand Monday afternoon along Highway 30 has been found dead, Oregon State Police said.

Deadly Threats: The Longest 10 Seconds

June 17, 2014

The most stressful situation a police officer can face is an unexpected deadly threat—someone wanting to kill you or another person. You must react to it. And you don't have time to think.

LaserPET Electronic Target

March 31, 2014
Laser Ammo's LaserPET combined with any SureStrike laser trainer transforms any location into a virtual shooting range. Use your own firearm to improve skills.

Gen 3 XWT Wireless Target Carrier

March 31, 2014
Meggitt’s XWT GEN3 wireless, 360-degree turning target retrieval system is now available in both indoor and outdoor versions. It moves along a rail system powered by an internal direct drive, dual motor system.

New Steel Training Targets

March 31, 2014
Qualification Targets is introducing a new line of CMP steel training targets. All center-fire steel targets are made of AR500 steel.

Wet Trap

March 31, 2014
The Savage Range Systems Wet Trap combines low angled ramps that direct bullets into a circular Deceleration Chamber, which slows bullets through a circular motion until they lose energy and drop into a collection container.

Acoustic Wall System

March 31, 2014
The UL-rated Troy System is an acoustic wall system that is installed on baffles, safety ceilings, drop ceilings, and sidewalls in shooting ranges to ensure that you meet OSHA noise exposure limits and a 1.3-second reverb time.

Force on Force 5.56mm Marker Rounds

March 20, 2014
Through advanced engineering, highly-technical manufacturing processes and stringent testing practices, Force on Force offers non-lethal training rounds in 5.56mm.

Do Not Tweak Your Service Weapon

December 11, 2013
Most all departments have regulations regarding the modification of departmental issue/carry weapons. There are stories of weapons that failed to operate as designed due to poorly attempted modifications by the untrained and/or unskilled.

Protecting Our Students and Teachers

October 4, 2013
In northern Kentucky, we are proposing the P.O.S.T. (Protecting Our Students and Teachers) program, which focuses on two aspects—deterrence and immediate armed response.

Ark. School District Plans To Arm Teachers

July 30, 2013
A small Arkansas school district is arming and training 20 volunteer teachers and staff with handguns for fall classes under a little known state law allowing license, armed security guards on campus.
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