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Old 10-28-2012, 7:06 PM
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Originally Posted by CalCop View Post
If you don't like the weapon the dept will let you carry...you can always get a CCW and disregard your dept's policy...they can't take away your second amendment right.
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Not that I condone it, but per LEOSA and state law you can carry anything you want, despite department policy.
I don't know about other departments, but with LASD if you use an unauthorized weapon in a shooting, not only will you be subject to disciplinary action for violation of Department Policy, you are on your own in any civil action. Regardless of what LEOSA says, the lack of support in a civil action will be devastating, and the other side will use that lack of support against you. LASD authorizes such a wide variety of weapons there is little need to carry an unauthorized weapon.


If you are in your home, you can use anything available.
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