The United Kingdom is made up of four constituent countries: England, Scotland,
Wales and Northern Ireland. In Northern Ireland, all police officers carry firearms.
In the rest of the United Kingdom...
Apr 16, 2015 ... ... state of affairs that most front-line officers do not carry guns.” In Northern
Ireland, the British police would be more like an occupying army, ...
Feb 18, 2015 ... In some countries, police officers on patrol do not have to carry firearms. ...
LONDON — It has been another week of devastating gun violence in the United
... to be guardians of citizens, who should be easily approachable.
Given how available guns are to non-police, and how much more effective guns
are vs. ... Inside prisons and jails, it is common to not arm police, mainly for
weapon retention reasons. Since many police are killed with their own weapons,
Nov 5, 2014 ... 19 life-saving facts that everyone should know .... Why Cops In Britain And New
Zealand Don't Carry Guns. Pamela Engel. Nov. ... You might assume this would
lead to more officer fatalities, but that's not the case. In Britain, this ... If police
officers don't have guns, then they can't use firearms again...
Aug 10, 2012 ... OK, so should they? If guns are going to be outlawed, then police could consider
not carrying guns. Because if the policemen are trying to ...
To sum up, though some may oppose the gun of police officers, I think they
should carry gun. Not only for existing crimes but also potencial ...
Jul 9, 2016 ... Another week, another police shooting in the United States. ... For officers to carry
guns would not just be unnecessary, he says, “but also ... In Spain, officers
should fire a warning shot, then aim for non-vital body parts, before ...
Jan 10, 2015 ... As this collection of episodes illustrates, the police should not carry firearms,
except in exceptional circumstances. This is by no means an ...
Jul 20, 2008 ... She thought that as a police officer, carrying a gun would be optional. ... that she
should be able to choose whether or not to carry a gun.