Changes in Law Enforcement Training

Our experts discuss how training for law enforment officers has evolved through the years.

Pinking with Purpose

Jim, Rich and Scott show you how to jazz up your training with fun targets and challenges. On 'This or This?' Jim and Scott take sides on what makes the best trail gun, and Jim and Rich do a bag dump of must-have range gear on 'Help Desk.'

Defending The Castle

Jessica, Jim and Rich tackle home defense with handguns and rifles, plus flashlight techniques that help defenders identify and hit their targets. On 'This Or This,' Scott and Jim try to settle their debate on which semi-auto rimfire platform rules.

Rockin' Revolvers

Rich, Scott and Jim explore the world of revolvers. Rich and Jim talk carry-gun ammo maintenance on 'Help Desk,' and on 'This Or This' they have a timely debate on which is better for defensive handgunning: red dots or iron sights.

Intermediate Range Riflery

Jim and Scott tackle medium-distance targets to demonstrate techniques that will boost shooters' skills with both bolt-action and semiautomatic guns.

Right Handgun For You

Scott, Jim and Rich shoot and discuss handguns suitable for home defense and daily carry. Rich and Jim argue the merits of striker-fired pistols vs. 1911s in a must-see throw-down on 'This Or This?' Rich demonstrates techniques for managing recoil.

My Best Practice

Jim, Rich and Jessica talk about their shooting problem areas and show practice techniques that have helped them improve. On 'Help Desk' Rich and Jim discuss options for concealed carry gun placement. Rich tackles close-quarter tactics for carbines.

America's Rifle

Rich and Jim cover guns, ammo and more for the AR-15. On 'Help Desk' the guys talk carry-gun break-in, and on 'This Or This?' they debate the merits of 9mm vs. .45 ACP in the 1911 pistol. Rich demonstrates techniques for shooting on the move.

Active Shooter Response

Jim and Rich share tips and techniques that can help you and others survive an active shooter scenario. Scott showcases a simple drill that trains essential skills, and he and Rich square off on whether red dots or iron sights are better for ARs.

Handgun Basics

SIG Academy's Hana Bilodeau joins Rich and Jim to discuss the essential skills all handgunners should master. On 'This Or This,' Scott and Jim take up the snubnose versus small pistol debate, and Scott runs his favorite revolver drill, the 5x5x5.

The Shooting Range Experience

Scott Rupp and James Tarr take you to the range to talk about what to bring, how you can train and how you should behave.

All About Handgun Ammo

Rich and Jim get into the nitty gritty of the FBI ammo protocol, firing into various barriers to illustrate what can happen to a bullet.

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