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2 people charged with weapons offences in Bridgewater

A man and woman from Lunenburg County, N.S., are facing a slew of weapons charges following a traffic stop Friday evening.

Police say they originally stopped the vehicle as part of an impaired driving investigation on Glenridge Avenue in Bridgewater. 42 more words

Canada

Amherstburg Police Service the first in Ontario to arm frontline officers with beanbag bullets

Amherstburg police officers are now armed with beanbags.

The police department is the first in Ontario to arm all frontline officers with shotguns that fire a “less lethal projectile” that looks similar to a beanbag. 444 more words

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How to survive an active shooter 

Here’s a really good write up increasing your chances of survival during an active shooting. 12 more words

Indiana

Black Friday Forever?

This is very interesting, and raises an important, if somewhat unsettling, insight. On the other hand, it may not be unsettling, but encouraging. Tribunist.com reports: 1,190 more words

Firearms

Felons and Knives?

Can a Felon Possess a Knife?

Answer: it depends. It is a crime in Oregon for a felon to possess an, “instrument or weapon having a blade that projects or swings into position by force of a spring or by centrifugal force or any blackjack, slungshot, sandclub, sandbag, sap glove, metal knuckles or an Electro-Muscular Disruption Technology device, or who carries a dirk, dagger or stiletto…” 64 more words

Firearms

Robber uses replica handgun to steal cellphones from car full of women

A robber with a plastic handgun escaped with some cellphones late Wednesday despite being tackled by one of the women he stole from.

The robbery happened around 10 p.m. 184 more words

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