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NCJ Number: 30558 Find in a Library
Title: FEDERAL EVALUATION OF POLICE HANDGUN AMMUNITION RESULTS, PART 2
Journal: LAW AND ORDER  Volume:23  Issue:12  Dated:(DECEMBER 1975)  Pages:19-21
Author(s): R APPLEGATE
Corporate Author: Copp Organization, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 3
Sponsoring Agency: Copp Organization, Inc
New York, NY 10018
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: OUTLINE OF THE RESULTS OF A YEAR LONG TEST PROGRAM FUNDED BY LEAA, SPONSORED BY THE NATIONAL BUREAU OF STANDARDS, AND CONDUCTED AT THE US ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LABORATORY AT ABERDEEN, MARYLAND.
Abstract: THE RELATIVE STOPPING POWER FOR HUMAN TARGETS IS DISCUSSED AND THE FOLLOWING GENERAL CONCLUSIONS ARE PRESENTED VERBATIM FROM THE SUMMARY REPORT: BULLET VELOCITY, BULLET MASS, BULLET SHAPE, CALIBER, DEFORMATION AND BULLET CONSTRUCTION, SHOOTER ACCURACY, POINT OF AIM, AND HAZARD TO BYSTANDERS.
Index Term(s): Ammunition; Equipment evaluation; Police weapons
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