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VA – LE – Loudoun County sheriff’s deputy settles lawsuit with gun manufacturer

The New Hampshire-based gun manufacturer SIG Sauer settled a $10 million lawsuit involving a sheriff’s deputy in Loudoun County, Virginia who was injured by her department-issued P320 handgun while removing it from her belt last year. Officer Marcie Vadnais alleged that her gun went off without a trigger pull in February 2018. The bullet broke her leg, and she suffered serious blood loss.Vadnais and the gun maker…

NV – MILITARY – US pilots are about to dogfight one of the world’s toughest opponents — the Air Force’s own F-35 fighters (scroll down for VIDEO)

ABOARD A C-37 MILITARY AIRCRAFT — US military pilots who head to Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, will soon find out what it’s like to go up against an F-35 Joint Strike Fighter. 

INT’L – MILITARY – Russia Says it Would Sell The Pentagon Ammo If It Weren’t For Those Pesky Sanctions

Russia’s top state-owned industrial conglomerate, Rostec, says it would be more than happy to sell ammunition to the U.S. military for Soviet-style rifles and machine guns, such as the Kalashnikov AK family of rifles, if the United States would just lift the relevant sanctions. 

KS – MILITARY – Giving Up Guns: High-Risk Veterans Are Ready To Talk About It

Lynn Rolf III owns a lot of guns, but only one makes him stop and think whenever he sees it. “I’ve had conversations with one of my pistols numerous times about how easy it would be to put it in the mouth,” he said. “Pretty one-sided.” 

DC – MILITARY – U.S. Army to acquire ammunition for AK-47 rifles and DSHKM machine guns

On May 23, the U.S. Army Contracting Command posted a notice on the U.S. government’s main contracting website, asking for information from contractors about their ability to produce and deliver Non-NATO commercial ammunition. 

VA – MILITARY – The Firearms Industry Remembers on Memorial Day

Memorial Day holds special meaning to the firearms industry. Like nearly all Americans, we pause to remember and honor those whose lives were sacrificed defending our freedoms. 

NAT’L – MILITARY – General Dynamics unveils suite of .338 Norma ammunition for its new lightweight machine gun

The family of new ammunition is designed for meets all of customers’ training and engagement needs, from short range to long distance. It consists of a Frangible Short-Range Training Ammunition (SRTA) rounds, Target Practice (TP), Reduced Range Ammunition (RRA), Armor-Piercing (AP) and Frangible cartridges.

VA – MILITARY – FN To Unveil Prototype 6.5-Caliber Mk 48 Mod 2 Machine Gun At 2019 SOFIC Conference

FN America, LLC, maker of a majority of small arms for the U.S. military, is excited to announce that the company will unveil the prototype for the newest variant of the MK 48 machine gun chambered in 6.5 Creedmoor at the 2019 Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC).

The development of this…

NAT’L – MILITARY/TRAINING – Top U.S. Army Marksman Explains Why Gun Lovers Shoot Better

Master Sgt. Scott Satterlee says he has learned a lot about firearms in the world of competitive shooting. It’s influenced how he shoots—and why he came to recognize flaws in how the military prepares soldiers for war. 

CA – LE – Police cannot be the last line of defense for mental illness. Here are some solutions. (VIDEO)

A man stood in the middle of a busy midtown Sacramento intersection just before 3 p.m. on Sunday, April 28, firing shots from a pistol into the air. He had just called Sacramento police to say he was going to kill himself. 

‘Action is faster than reaction:’ I-Team gets exclusive access to police firearms training (VIDEOS)

RALEIGH, N.C. (WTVD) May 14, 2019 – It’s part of the training necessary to earn a weapon and badge, and it’s the kind of training that could mean the difference between life or death. 

In this ABC11 Exclusive, the I-Team is giving you an unprecedented look at how most cadets in North Carolina learn to use their firearms in law enforcement, including…

CA – LE – WARNING GRAPHIC VIDEO: SDPD Body Cam Captures College Area Shootout (MULTIPLE VIDEOS)

The video showing the dramatic and violent exchange of gunfire in a condo complex corridor was released Monday by the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office.

CA – LE – How a Sacramento County Crisis Negotiator Helped Prevent Suspect’s Suicide on Highway 50

A man with a gun stopped traffic on Highway 50 on Mother’s Day. Traffic was backed up for miles as California Highway Patrol vehicles scattered and a suicidal man sat in a lone red car with a gun to his head. 

NAT’L – MILITARY – The Day a U.S. Navy Battleship Exploded (What Happened Next Will Shock You)

It’s been 30 years since an explosion inside the number two gun turret on the USS Iowa killed 47 American sailors, but for Mike Carr, it still feels like yesterday. 

NAT’L – MILITARY – USAF Fighter Pilots Are Now Flying With These Converted M4 Rifles In Their Survival Kits

The rifles break in half and have other special features so they can fit inside the survival kit underneath a pilot’s ejection seats. 

NAT’L – LE – 2019’s Best & Worst States to Be a Police Officer

In the past 10 years more than 1,500 police officers, including 158 in 2018 alone, died in the line of duty. Tens of thousands more were assaulted and injured. 

CT – LE – Officer who killed driver worried past bosses

A Connecticut police officer who fatally shot a man during an attempted traffic stop last month had been told his conduct was unacceptable by several former supervisors, including some who raised concerns about his difficulty handling stressful situations. 

AZ – LE – DPS guns fixed after safety issue (VIDEO)

A video from the Arizona Department of Public Safety shows an internal DPS safety video, warning troopers that the gun they could be carrying could go off on its own. The video references ways the FNS pistol could fire on its own or not go off at all when intended to. 

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