SgtLumpy .....The history of that LAPD snubbie would be interesting. I don't know much about what they did in LA in 1949. But up until the mid 60s, everyone carried a 6" K-38 or M10. Uniforms and dicks all carried the same bbl.
So Joe Friday was violating department policy?
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