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    Firearms

    what do you carry as your sidearm, back up and or off duty?

    What are your department requirements, and what calibers?
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    I will not discuss backup and off duty carry in the public area but I will tell you that my department issues us 45 cal. glocks to carry as duty weapon

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    Without getting into too much detail, I carry a full size Glock on duty and the same cal. as a back-up only in the smaller frame size because the bigger mags will work in the smaller frame.
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    I moved this to Firearms.

    My department currently requires you to carry a Glock 22, 23, or 27.
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


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    Damn, I want one of those!
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


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    Dept. issue Glock 22
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    Hey CB,I need one of those,I still cant get the hang of a semi,and much prefer a revolver.

    Glock 22c .40,and a nunya

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    i carry a black gun on and off duty. black goes with most everything. it also goes bang real load.


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    The old sheriff was attending an awards dinner when a lady commented
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    Quote Originally Posted by JLK View Post
    i carry a black gun on and off duty. black goes with most everything. it also goes bang real load.
    I'm your huckleberry...

    Quemadmoeum gladis nemeinum occidit, occidentus telum est!

    You can be the weapon, and the gun in your hand is a tool - or the gun is a weapon and you are the tool.


    I was looking for a saint who was a devil of a lover,
    but every girl I found was either one way or the other...



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    Talking

    We carry 50's.....just like most other dept.

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    Glock 22 on 1911 off when I can.
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    Quote Originally Posted by JLK View Post
    i carry a black gun on and off duty. black goes with most everything. it also goes bang real load.
    (In a Marv Albert voice)Yes!

    I had to rep that one. Of course it's the perfect accesory for the man about town and works in the office, with evening wear, or simply out on a night on the town.
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    Sig 226 .40 on hip, Smith 340PD Backup. No duty weapon --Retired..City issues Sig 226 9mm to patrol .45's to sert/swat


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