Editor’s Note: FBI findings indicate that about 10 percent of felonious police deaths nationwide from 2000 to 2004 involved officers being killed by their own weapons (Related article).
Be sure to read the following PoliceOne Training Tips on keeping your gun safe (secure access required):
Tip 1: Weapon retention
Tip 2: Weapon retention
Tip 3: More weapon retention
Tip 4: Weapon retention training (video)
Tip 5: Protecting your weapon in the john