SIG made an unconventional, but wise decision entering the defensive ammo market. SIG pistols aren’t cheap, and neither is defensive ammunition, when you spent a bunch of money on a gun you want to buy a good defensive round that just works. That’s what SIG is attempting with this ammo. Read more
As the number of media requests grow for information related to the police shooting of an unarmed black teen in Ferguson, Missouri, earlier this summer sparking protests and national outrage, the local government is now charging exorbitant rates for public documents, the Associated Press reported.
Unidentified gunmen opened fire at The Spot nightclub in the Liberty City area of Miami early Sunday morning, leading to the injury of 15 people, mainly teenagers. Read more
The Washington Metropolitan Police Department after losing part of their electronic fingerprint database is sending gun owners notice that they need to come by and give them again. Read more
“They’re not allowed to wear anything that would have a weapon on it,” said the district Interim Superintendent, Alan McCartney. “Our main purpose is education. Wearing pictures of weapons brings to mind those things in our society that are not pertinent to education.” Read more
Gun Bazaar Highlights
The Russian-own Kalashnikov Concern set the record straight about its relationship with “Under Siege 2: Dark Territory” actor Steven Seagal.
The Russian-government owned Rostec Corporation has handed over the majority of shares of a small arms factory to a businessman to allegedly skirt sanctions and sell rifles in the U.S. and European countries, Reuters reported.
Several countries joined the call to regulate the international trade of conventional weapons this week with the signing the United Nations Arms Trade Treaty, an agreement that will make governments responsible for the flow of small arms, ammunition, military equipment and more across their borders. Read more
The Guns Rights Policy Conference kicked off in The Windy City despite major flight delays and cancellations from around the country due to a fire that effectively shut down both Chicago airports for the better part of a day. Read more
She had recently taken out a protective order against the man, fearing that he might try to harm her or the children after she discovered he had allegedly been sexually abusing the children and taking pictures of their “private parts.” Read more