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The PDW (Personal Defense Weapon) was designed to fill a…

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The PDW (Personal Defense Weapon) was designed to fill a niche in the military. Some units that have substantial numbers of troops who are trained in specialties or serve in other capacities where they do not need an assault rifle or carbine, but some may find it desirable to have a weapon that’s more substantial than a pistol. For example, troops operating communications, targeting, surveillance, or others behind the lines might still be hit by enemy special forces. The PDW gives them more firepower and range than the pistol, and it is easily carried.

dsarms2.jpgThe value of the PDW is open to discussion, though I like this type of weapon because it lends itself well to use by close protection teams who generally want select fire weapons that are highly concealable. PDW-type weapons have applications in law enforcement as well, especially among units that want a lot of firepower, but want it concealed until the arrest is about to take place.

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  • drunknuncle

    These guys are about the worst I’ve ever seen. Rank Amateurs, with absolutely NO PEOPLE SKILLS.
    Aside from WBPD’s lack of victims to my alleged harassment(s), they further improperly charged me for the offense I was accused of: Criminal trespass – 18 Pa. Cons. Stat. § 3503 (b) Defiant trespasser.–
    (1) A person commits an offense if, knowing that he is not licensed or privileged to do so, he enters or remains in any place as to which notice against trespass is given by:
    actual communication to the actor;
    (2) Except as provided in paragraph (1)(v), an
    offense under this subsection constitutes a misdemeanor of the third degree if the offender defies an order to leave personally communicated to him by the owner of the premises or other authorized person. An offense under paragraph (1)(v)constitutes a misdemeanor of the first degree. Otherwise it is a summary offense.
    However, under these circumstances – (c) Defenses.–It is a defense to prosecution under this section that:
    (1) a building or occupied structure involved in an offense under subsection (a) of this section was abandoned;
    (2) the premises were at the time open to members of the public and the actor complied with all lawful conditions imposed on access to or remaining in the premises; or
    Besides accusing me of something I did not do, I was charged for being in a public place.