D.C. Dilemma: Should Cops Be Armed 24/7?

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A17991-2003Jun20.html At weddings, on a weekend pub crawl or even poolside, off-duty police officers in Washington, D.C., are required to carry their guns. The Washington Post says that the nation's capital may be the only jurisdiction in the country with such a policy. D.C. officers are looking for a little relief. "If you're going swimming or if you want to go to the park with your kids and you don't want . . .

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