I was a Leupold guy (most VX-II scopes) for years until I recently purchased a Monarch 2.5-10x42 Nioplex. For not much more than the VX-II scopes cost me I had better eye relief and better clarity with the Nikon.
l've heard police work is dangerous. Yes, that's why l carry a big gun. Couldn't it go off accidentally? l used to have that problem. What did you do about it?
l just think about baseball. -Leslie Nielsen