NYPD Wants ‘Smart Guns’ to avoid friendly-fire incidents

NEW YORK– The NYPD wants to use "smart" guns to…

NEW YORK– The NYPD wants to use “smart” guns to avoid any future friendly-fire incidents.

Brought on by a recent incident in which one officer died due to a gunshot by another NYPD officer, the department is looking at new technology to help avoid future incidents, officials said today.

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  • Matt in Oklahoma

    You need smart people behind the trigger making choices not better equipment.

  • Wouldn’t the best alternative be to provide better and more frequent training for officers?