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Illinois Man in Custody Fires Gun Inside Police Department

A man arrested for suspected theft and battery drew a gun inside the Carbondale (IL) Police Department and opened fire.

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Discreetly Carrying Long Guns in Public

A sling bag allows an officer to carry a long gun in public for extended periods of time while keeping the weapon secured and out of sight. And the weapon can be quickly deployed when needed. Read Brian Marshall's full article here.

Unlocking the Perfect Gun Lock

Many companies and innovators have tried to create the perfect solution for keeping a gun safe from kids or other unauthorized users while simultaneously allowing the firearm to be ready at a moment’s notice for the gun owner.  Most solutions can be divided into three primary categories: traditional safes, cable or trigger locks, and biometric options. Each of these, however, while offering a way to secure firearms, suffer from either reliability or accessibility issues.

Baltimore Chief Wants Mandatory Jail Time for Suspects Carrying Illegal Guns

Baltimore Police Commissioner Kevin Davis wants the General Assembly to pass legislation requiring that people who are caught with a loaded handgun be locked up for at least a year.

Fully Loaded Handgun Found in Suspect's Vagina

Waco, Texas, Police discovered a large drug stash during a traffic stop and a fully loaded handgun hidden in the female suspect's vagina.

NRA Pushing for Standardized Gun Carry Laws

The NRA is focusing efforts on standardizing concealed carry laws in all 50 states.

Ill. Officers Train to Handle CCW Encounters

Illinois, the last state to allow concealed carry, is expected to begin issuing permits in April under a law that goes into effect on the first of the year. So law enforcement agencies are looking for ways to train their officers how to properly make contact with civilians who are legally carrying concealed handguns.

BB Inc. To Reveal Concealed Carry Designer Bags at IACP

Available in multiple sizes and colors, the concealed carry designer bags were created to provide women with alternative carry options for firearms.

Handcuffed Suspect Fires at Texas Officers

A suspect arrested for riding a stolen motorcycle was shot and killed after he fired a concealed handgun at officers from inside a police SUV on Tuesday. The suspect had concealed a handgun from the arresting officers.

Police Links: Spring Surprises

March is the month that ushers in the Spring season. It's also known for being unpredictable. It's no wonder then that this March has brought with it all manner of surprising stories, including a police dog that fired a gun and a suspect delivered to police by none other than Batman.