Feature Magazine Articles
A sampling of published articles written for professionals

“An expert has enough knowledge, training and experience to know
they can never have enough knowledge, training and experience.”

Dave Brown is a professional firearms instructor who has written over 80 feature-length magazine articles for various national and international publications. Here are edited versions of some of the most popular ones from the past few years:


Filming with Firearms
(Working with firearms on film sets:
Canadian Cinematographer Magazine, September 2015)

The Next Ten Minutes
(Combat first aid kits for police officers: Blue Line Law Enforcement Magazine, February 2014)

High Tech hearing protection
(Originally published in Blue Line Law Enforcement Magazine)

Flying with Air 1
(Winnipeg Police Service’s helicopter unit: cover story for Blue Line Law Enforcement Magazine, August/September 2013)

The Benelli M4 Tactical police shotgun
(The world’s best combat shotgun: originally published in Blue Line Law Enforcement Magazine)

Safety in Bear Country
(Originally published in Manitoba Hydro and Fisheries and Oceans Canada employee newsletters)

The Shotgun Speedload
(Reloading a shotgun under stress: originally published in Law Enforcement Technology magazine)

The PROVE Procedure
(The firearms safety checking procedure: originally published in Blue Line Law Enforcement Magazine)

Threat-Indexed Presentation from the Holster
(The draw stroke: originally published in Blue Line Law Enforcement Magazine)


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