Cops who don’t train much and many of which do not have good gun handling skills, needing a fall guy for their own incompetence. And don’t think for a minute there isn’t a hint of competitive brand politics at play.
Also known as the Alex Baldwin defense
Three cops all from the same Department…. carrying by all accounts the most popular pistol made today as well as the Army’s official sidearm.
This goes back to the drop test discharge experienced with the initial 320’s 5-6 ? years ago that only a very few people were ever able to reproduce (though many Glock fans tried
Dropped from 3-4 ft onto concrete at a very specific angle hitting a very precise point near the striker plate.
One had a larger risk of a cow falling out of sky hitting them in the head. Sig issued the voluntary recall and all variants since have had no issue. I never sent mine in.
I had just under 30,000 rounds through my original P320 used in competition and training classes with countless hot holstering/unholstering repetitions. It was dropped, slammmed into door frames and barricades , and car pillars more than once
It still rests in a G-code SOC holster on my battle belt waiting for the next two gun training class or TEOTWAWKI event