Cops careless with guns — again

Government officials are awfully concerned about how we mere private citizens manage our firearms. Connecticut recently tightened already stringent rules about gun storage, and politicians are full of ideas about trigger locks, documentation, and who can touch your guns and for how long without committing a felony. But when it comes to keeping track of their own things-that-go-bang, jut how do government officials stack up? Pretty goddamned piss poor, it turns out.

U.S. Park Police lose track of guns: Lots and lots of guns

Maybe the cops should be required to complete the NRA’s Basic Pistol Class where students are taught to store all guns so they are not accessible to unauthorized persons.

I’ve written about how careless some police departments and other government entities are about losing guns before, here and here.

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