New Holsters, Smarter Guns May Protect Police How can police officers keep from having their guns turned against them? New holster designs may help, and so may "smarter" guns. But many police officers are wary of new technology, and cite better training as the best safeguard.
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New Holsters, Smarter Guns May Protect Police

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New Holsters, Smarter Guns May Protect Police

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New Holsters, Smarter Guns May Protect Police

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How can police officers keep from having their guns turned against them? New holster designs may help, and so may "smarter" guns. But many police officers are wary of new technology, and cite better training as the best safeguard.