Whether the lever is pressed deliberately or
Col. Cooper came up with four interlocking rules to ensure that unwanted outcomes related to lever pressing and muzzle direction are avoided.
Last Saturday, a Lincoln County, N.C. Sheriff's deputy managed to shoot her own daughter while showing off her departmental handgun to some friends.The Four Rules
- All guns are always loaded.
- Never point the gun at anything you are not willing to destroy.
- Keep your finger off the trigger until your sights are on target (and you have made the decision to shoot).
- Be sure of your target and what is beyond it.
The Sheriff's office fired her today. Her daughter had abdominal surgery and is expected to survive.