The department used revolvers with 12-pound pulls until the 1990s, when then-Commissioner Raymond Kelly began issuing 9mm handguns. The manufacturer-recommended setting for the new pistols was a five-pound pull, but the NYPD kept the trigger pull at 12 pounds.
August 26, 2021
Completely self-contained, the DryFireMag fits into the magazine well with no alterations to your pistol. Installs in seconds. Simulates trigger release and reset without using the firing pin.
July 30, 2021
With low cost .22LR ammo and a 16+1 capacity, you can nail paper bad guys for pennies a pop.
July 1, 2021
If your agency is allowing officers to use red dot sights on duty pistols, then it needs to have a policy that covers issues such as training, equipment, and qualification protocols.
March 9, 2020
Glock discusses its new G-44 Chambered in .22 Long Rifle at the SHOT Show 2020 Industry Day at the Range and why it would make a great training tool for law enforcement.
February 7, 2020
At the SHOT Show 2020 Industry Day at the Range, Vista Outdoor's JJ Reich discusses why officers will benefit from new Speer Gold Dot G2 Carry Gun ammunition as well as Federal Syntech Training Match Ammo Bundled with HST Defense Ammo.
February 7, 2020
Not only does a laser sighting system enhance firearm accuracy when an officer is under attack, it can also help de-escalate violent confrontations.
June 30, 2019
BallistiClean frangible slug and buckshot loads are made to provide uncompromising reliability and performance with Catalyst, which Federal calls the only 100% lead-free primer design proven as reliable as conventional lead styphnate primers.
June 12, 2019
AmChar Wholesale has announced the grand opening of AmChar Georgia: LE Gun Range & Store May 3rd and 4th. The company says this grand opening celebration is in honor of all local heroes, current and retired.
May 3, 2019
For traditional snap cap dry-fire practice in striker fire type pistols, the slide must be drawn back to cock the pistol, which then extracts and ejects the snap cap from the pistol. Lyman’s new A-Zoom StrikerCaps are made without a rim and are equipped with a centering O-ring which grips the chamber walls and keeps the snap cap in place in the chamber.
April 2, 2019
The FN 509 Training Pistol is an inert pistol made to provide law enforcement agencies and instructors a completely safe way to demonstrate the pistol's functionality in a classroom or range setting.
October 18, 2018
FN America, LLC has announced the release of the FN 509 Simunition pistol, developed jointly with General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, available to law enforcement agencies nationwide.
August 20, 2018
SIG Sauer continues to grow its Elite Performance line of rifle ammunition with the addition of 223 Rem and 308 Win full metal jacket (FMJ) rounds for training.
August 6, 2018
McFaul said it's an honor to be the first female to reach such a prestigious level within the force, and she hopes to inspire other women.
March 12, 2018
Here's a look at four programs that offer high-quality training for free (or extremely low cost) to sworn officers.
March 2, 2018