The Jared Reston Incident by Brian McKenna Incident Description Detective Jared Reston had been keeping up with his much younger quarry as they crossed the parking lot, dodged through the evening traffic on the busy boulevard, and entered another parking lot. They had already run about a quarter mile and Reston was starting to sweat [...]
By Brian McKenna Incident Description Having immigrated to America and opened a jewelry store in an affluent part of town, Joseph and Maria Khoury were living the American dream. The young couple worked hard to establish the business, turning it into a source of pride—one that provided a good income and a comfortable home. Life [...]
Events Calendar / Jan 2013
Sniper WeekSt. Petersburg, FL More Information
Police Fleet Expo – SouthwestFort Worth, TX More Information
IWCELas Vegas, NV More Information
ILEETAWheeling, IL More Information
Navigator ConferenceSalt Lake City, UT More Information
Police-Security ExpoAtlantic City, NJ More Information
APCOAnaheim, CA More Information
Police Fleet ExpoCharlotte, NC More Information
Michigan State Police TestingPhiladelphia, PA More Information
New Product Info
IWI US, Inc. commenced shipments of the FDE TAVOR® SAR rifles in 16.5” barrels and several black, left-hand rifles along with a small quantity of the TAVOR® SAR IDF model. The body of the TAVOR® SAR is crafted from high-strength polymer, and will be offered in black or Flat Dark Earth colors. Features include full ambidextrous controls, removable 16.5” or 18” barrels, Cold Hammer Forged (CHF) CrMoV chrome-lined barrels with 1:7 twist, a full-length top-mounted integral Picatinny rail and another short rail forward at a 45° angle for mounting accessories. For more information, visit www.israel-weapon.com.
TLR-2® G With Green Laser
Streamlight® Inc.’s TLR-2® G is a lightweight, gun-mounted tactical light featuring a green aiming laser for high-visibility, long-range targeting. The TLR-2 G delivers extreme brightness to a broad range of weapons through the latest in C4® LED technology. It features an integrated green laser, which appears brighter to the human eye than other colored lasers, particularly in daylight, to improve users’ ability to focus on targets. The new model also is equipped with a strobe function. The TLR-2 G delivers 200 lumens and 6,300 candela-peak beam intensity. It features a shock-proof C4 LED, and a textured parabolic reflector that produces a concentrated beam with optimum peripheral illumination to assist with navigation. It includes a 522-542 nm green laser integrated in the light’s reflector. For more information, please visit www.streamlight.com.
S.P.A Defense’s new SXR Long-Range Low-Profile Night-Vision Weapon Sight is available for Domestic Government and Commercial sales. In addition, the SXR is offered to selected ITAR-approved International Government and Commercial marketplaces. The SXR is the most technologically advanced I 2 device currently available.
Key features of the SXR include: GEN III, OMNI‐7 Autogated system; Most optically efficient design with no barrel overhang; Increased resolution with high-power magnifications; Shot placement within 1/2MOA accuracy; Allows operator to maintain proper eye relief while making adjustments. For more information, visit www.spa‐defense.com.
The OCAT System Advanced Long-Range Marksmanship System from OutWest Systems is a truly revolutionary firearm training tool that will work inside a residence (laser mode) or at the rifle/pistol range with live ammunition and at ranges in excess of a mile if so desired.
Features include: Set targets almost anywhere in any scenario
(assuming safety is the first consideration); Use with any type of target (paper, steel swingers, pop cans, prairie dogs, etc.) and see hits live on the computer screen; Place targets a mile distant if so desired and view them as if they are 10 yards away; Eliminates the need for spotters (shooters can see hits on the actual target); Eliminates the need for specialized ranges (set up anywhere safe and legal); Now accurately and instantly learn how to read the effects of wind and mirage on the last shot fired; this is especially important at ranges over 200 yards; Track and record all shots fired for immediate or later review; Track both firearm and
For more information, visit www.ocats.com.