DeadReckoner wrote:Not an auspicious beginning.The first thing the officer should be checking is whether or not the weapon is loaded and one action away from firing.
A cop must mind his own business unless he has reasonable articulable suspicion of a crime.
The only action short of firing is 'triggering'.
A gun is a liability unless it is ready to function, Condition One or Two depending on its design. Both conditions have a round chambered.