For years the preferred back up gun for peace officers and private citizens was a small J-Frame size revolver. In the last few years, however, small subcompact semiautomatic handguns that function just like the primary—and in many cases use the same magazine—have become available and might make more sense for a secondary gun.
Rob Pincus talks about the iMatter movement and brand that seeks to remind First Responders that They matter because of all the thing they care about. “My family matters, my children, my partner, all those who I protect matter, and my country matters, and because of that iMatter.” Ten percent of the proceeds of theWatch Now >>
GMA Strategic Projects Manager and Instructor Nick Smith and Instructor Dave Hendrick discuss understanding your physical capabilities and limitations. As we age we may develop worsening eyesight, bad knees etc. Make an instructor aware of any debilitating condition you may have at the start of a course. More importantly, what steps can you take toWatch Now >>
If you’re like the typical reader of S.W.A.T. you already know the importance of storing food for an emergency situation. But do you take some kind of food with you everyday? If you haven’t not eaten for a while your mental acuity begins to degrade, especially in a crisis situation when you need to beWatch Now >>
If you can get two hands on the gun, by all means do so, but that’s not always possible. You may be injured, holding a small child, or fending off an attack. Retired Supervisory Federal Agent and S.W.A.T. contributor Ken Trice demonstrates three techniques to stay in the fight with just your support hand.Watch Now >>