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Gun Legislation & Law Enforcement

Gun Legislation & Law Enforcement

In the Gun Legislation & Law Enforcement section you’ll find news reports and expert articles about the bills proposed regarding gun laws and the most up-to date news on the legislation affecting gun owners and law enforcement.
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Ohio chief calls for end of 'fascination with guns' after child killed

Ohio chief calls for end of 'fascination with guns' after child killed

3-year-old boy picked up an unattended gun inside a home and it went off, shooting a 1-year-old boy in the head and killing him Sunday - Full Story

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Ill. officer fatally shot teen who tried stealing gun from street sale

Ill. officer fatally shot teen who tried stealing gun from street sale

Zion police have said Justus Howell, 17, of Waukegan, was shot Saturday afternoon by an officer - Full Story

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Why a lack of sidearm options at agencies is hurting female cops Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

Why a lack of sidearm options at agencies is hurting female cops

The industry has adapted to meet the female market's needs, but most agencies are slow to follow - Full Story

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3 reasons female cops are turning to women's firearms training Loraine Burger - Perspectives on Policing

3 reasons female cops are turning to women's firearms training

The problem is that people associate 'different' training with special and easy - and it's neither; it's personalized and it's proving effective - Full Story

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Trending Topics: When a gun goes off accidentally

By PoliceOne Staff No matter how many times you’ve handled a firearm, it’s always worthwhile... - Full Story

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P1 Poll results: What do you think about your police sidearm? P1 Community - The Question

P1 Poll results: What do you think about your police sidearm?

Officers weigh in on what handguns their agency uses and how much wiggle room is left in policies for caliber and customizations - Full Story

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Ga. chief resigns after accidental shooting of wife

Ga. chief resigns after accidental shooting of wife

A police chief in suburban Atlanta resigned Wednesday before a grand jury decides whether to charge him with a misdemeanor crime - Full Story

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Feds abandon plan to ban popular rifle ammo

Feds abandon plan to ban popular rifle ammo

Agency received more than 80,000 public comments on the proposal to outlaw some types of 5.56 mm rounds, or .223 caliber - Full Story

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Baltimore rejects guns in schools for cops

Officers in the Baltimore school system's police force won't be able to carry guns inside schools any time soon - Full Story

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Domestic call leads Calif. cops to hidden cave with rifles, ammo

Police found home surveillance cameras inside, illegal gambling machines and two rifles with ammunition.



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