Nashville to allow police to carry AR-15s

Officers must complete three days of training on their use on patrol, have their guns inspected by the department and carry them in locked cases


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NASHVILLE — Police officers in Nashville who own semiautomatic AR-15 rifles have been authorized to bring them on patrol, officials say.

To do so, the officers must complete three days of training on their use on patrol, have their guns inspected by the department and carry them in locked cases, The Tennessean reported Tuesday.

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