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DHS: Semi-Automatic Handguns Weapon of Choice in Mass Shootings

DWinch Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 10:46 AM
Full auto is a waste of ammo anyway unless the weapon is mounted on a tripod. One well placed bullet can be better than a thousand sprayed.
DWinch Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 11:28 AM
Me too but I'm on a budget!
barnaclerubicle Wrote: Feb 01, 2013 11:13 AM
yeah, but I'd like to be able to spary a few rounds to keep the enemy's head down in order to out flank him.

A November 2012 Mass Shootings Analysis report issued by the New Jersey Intelligence & Analysis Unit (NJ ROIC) in partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security shows semiautomatic handguns are the most common weapons used to carry out mass shootings. The report was issued one month before the Newtown shooting in which, according to the coroner and police, the killer used a semi-automatic rifle.

"The mass killing incidents this year at a Sikh temple in Wisconsin and a movie theater in Colorado garnered international attention and focused the efforts of public and private sector security officials on...