CHICAGO COPPERS “OUT” A HYPOCRITE

Anyone who thinks all cops are anti-gun needs to talk to real street cops.  One such voice is one of my favorite blogs, Second City Cop out of Chicago.  In the excerpt below, they...

SCOTUS DENIES CERT IN PERUTA

Well, damn. We’d all had hopes that the current Supreme Court of the United States would review and overturn the Peruta decision, in which the Ninth Circuit had upheld the right of California authorities to...

MORE ON WARNING SHOTS

A couple of entries ago, the discussion on a major police association conditionally condoning warning shots drew a lot of commentary here. And we didn’t even get all the way into the topic.  For example,...

WARNING SHOTS?

National Public Radio just did this story on the International Association of Chiefs of Police conditionally approving warning shots, which have long been verboten in American police work. Not mentioned in the article is...

THE CO$T$ OF IT…

Trauma care in America today is better than ever…and probably also more expensive than ever. Those who would ban civilian use of firearms like to take figures on gunshot victims, multiply by cost of treatment,...