Originally Posted by Bruce M
I am uncertain that asking someone who is a suspect in an investigation to handle a weapon, to move it around, is a good idea tactically. Maybe that is why the police tend to give an order such as "drop it" as opposed to "put it back in your wasteband" or "resling it to the other side."
Doesn't taking it off to drop it also require handling the weapon?
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Last edited by tsmo1066; 04-16-2013 at 15:21..