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Bad JuJu: Concord, NC Police Officer Shoots Himself During Training

WBTV is reporting that a Concord, NC police officer shot himself in the lower calf while training at the range yesterday. The article vaguely mentions that the incident happened while the officer was holstering his pistol. Just a quick reminder that there’s no need to race the pistol back into the holster. When training, the clock has stopped before its time to reholster, and if you’re involved in a defensive shooting, I don’t think it …

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What Grinds My Gears – 116

Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:05:29 — 45.0MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Android | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreI’m back! I’ve been away from the podcast for almost a month because we did the 2014 “best of” show, and then I got really sick. Started out with a cold, then the flu, then an ear infection, and finally a ruptured ear drum, but I’m back! Due to my absence I haven’t been able …

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Apex, NC Police Do The #icebucketchallenge The Right Way

We’ve all seen a lot of negative news recently when it comes to Police departments, so I thought it would be nice to highlight a police department that is doing it right. Today the Apex, NC police department took part in the Ice Bucket Challenge to raise money for the ALS Foundation. Post by Apex Police Department. In the beginning I thought that the Ice Bucket Challenge was a stupid thing: dump a bucket of …

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