Canada’s Police Guns 2018: Blue Line Magazine Survey

Canada police guns firearms Glock survey

Blue Line survey shows Glock now dominates the market for Canadian police handguns. Source: — Glock GmbH dominates the market for Canadian police handguns and is attracting agencies faster than any other company, a survey by Blue Line magazine showed. Colt Canada Corp. supplies police with the most AR-15 rifles, and the most-popular police shotgun is the Remington 870.

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RCMP Failed to Provide Guns, Training: Full Text of Court Ruling — The following is the full text of a Sept. 29 court ruling that found the RCMP guilty of failing to provide AR-15 rifles and training to its officers, three of whom were shot to death in June 2014 in Moncton, New Brunswick. CBC, which provided live updates of the trial, reported last week on the judge’s decision here.

The 64-page ruling was sent to by the court. The bold was in the original.

RelatedRCMP Trial This Week Focused on This Report Recommending AR-15

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More Than 90,000 Canadians Are Allowed to Carry Guns Every Day

Canada Guns Firearms Legal Carry Self-Defence

(Update 20 May: Added new info under Additions.)

More than 90,000 Canadians are authorized to carry loaded guns on their person in daily life, mainly for self-defence against human attackers. More than 90 percent are civilian police and law enforcement, or military. If they were all on duty at the same time, it would be equivalent to about 3 people carrying guns for every 1,000 adults.

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