Trending Topics: Why replica guns are a danger to cops and civilians
By PoliceOne Staff
Replica firearms are a very real danger to both police and the public at large. They have been at the center of a number of high-profile officer-involved shootings, close calls, and lockdowns. Even with the passing of laws intended to address the issue, incidents continue to occur at an all-too-frequent rate. In our latest installment of Trending Topics, we’ve gathered five stories that capture the severity of the problem and the complexity of finding a solution.
Be sure to also check out our feature on how cops can educate the public about the dangers of replicas.