San Diego Votes to Jail, Fine Gun Owners Over Unsecured Firearms

The measure is supported by local and national gun control advocates (Photo: Chris Eger/Guns.com) The San Diego Council this week voted to pass a bill backed by gun control advocates that would require gun owners to lock up their firearms at home. The Safe Storage of Firearms Ordinance, introduced last month by City Attorney Mara …

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Colt at 205: The Best Pistols and Revolvers of Colt Firearms Over the Years

In honor of Samuel Colt’s 205th birthday this week, Guns.com looks at some of the most enduring and iconic handgun designs to come from Colt’s Firearms over the years. Samuel Colt was born July 19, 1814, in Hartford, Connecticut. By the time he died just 47 years later, his was a household name that endures …

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Living in La-La Land: Joe Biden’s Alternative Reality

Anti-gun folks typically characterize their gun control restrictions as “common sense” and “responsible,” regardless of how poorly grounded in reality these “solutions” tend to be, or how little their proponents understand what these measures will do (like the gun control supporters at one event who, when asked, were unable to explain what an AR-15 or …

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DoubleStar STAR10P Brings .308 Thump in a Pistol Platform

DoubleStar recently announced the release of its newest firearm, the STAR10P .308 pistol. It features the company’s new Stronghold Pistol Grip to help control the harder-recoiling .308 cartridge. The DoubleStar STAR10P delivers plenty of power for the desired role of self-defense. It features the same billet upper and lower as the original STAR10 rifle. Yet …

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Small Town, Sultry Summer Evening Carry: Everyday Carry Pocket Dump of the Day

SLD, a retired gent from Michigan sends us his “Small town sultry summer evening carry.”  While I love his description, for me “everyday carry” is pretty much everyday unless I’m going to someplace non-permissive.  But heh, more power to Mr. SLD. Love the classic Colt Detective Special with Stag grips.   I find them appealing, and …

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Possess a Stolen Gun, Threaten Your Daughter on Video, Get Out of Jail Free in Chicago

Chicago has a crime problem. And a criminal justice system problem that’s just as bad. In fact, the two go hand in hand as criminals feel emboldened by an utter lack of meaningful consequences to gun criminal behavior. A case this week exemplifies this perfectly. A drunk father, holding a loaded, stolen 9mm handgun threatens …

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Convenience Store Chaos: Should I Shoot?

After six hours on the road, you pull off for gas and a chance to stretch your legs. You’ve got four more hours to go before you get to your parents’ retirement home on the coast. It’s getting late, and your wife and children decide to stay in the car while you gas up, wash …

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Why is a Commerce Department Nominee Slow-Walking Small Arms Export Policy Reform?

Acting Undersecretary Nazak Nikakhtar. Image courtesy Syracuse University College of Law. The House of Representatives has moved to block the Trump Administration from easing its small arms export policy last week. Right now, exporting small arms like Ruger 10/22 rifles is treated the same as F-35 fighters. The Trump Administration wants to change that. Or, …

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Comp-Tac Releases Holsters for Sig P320 XCompact

Comp-Tac recently announced the release of new holsters to fit the popular SIG Sauer P320 XCompact pistol. The Comp-Tac MTAC, International, Warrior and eV2 each deliver slightly different designs to meet specific carry needs. “Sig Sauer makes a variety of firearms that continue to gain popularity with firearms enthusiast, law enforcement agencies and military personnel. …

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Everything You Should Consider Before Carrying Concealed

“It’s not comfortable.” These are the three words I most commonly hear from both men and women when it comes to carrying a firearm concealed. When you ponder this a bit, the blatant irony really begins to stand out. You are taking a piece of steel or polymer—materials that don’t bend or give in any …

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Gun Retailers Take Illinois to Court over New Licensing Scheme

A group of small gun shops and the ISRA argue the new Illinois dealer licensing scheme has little to do with safety (Photo: Richard Taylor/Guns.com) A group of firearm retailers are suing Illinois officials over a duplicative new state gun dealer licensing program the shops call expensive and unneeded. Eight small gun shops, allied with …

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Shooters Converge on Camp Perry for CMP Matches and 2019 ORPA State Championship

Several service rifle competitors got a jump on the National Matches at Camp Perry by taking advantage of a series of matches on June 22 and 23, conducted by the Civilian Marksmanship Program and the Ohio Rifle and Pistol Association. CMP shooters led off with an 800 Aggregate match, EIC Match and CMP GSMM reduced …

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