Quote Originally Posted by Phillep Harding View Post
"Placement" for sure.
IMO, the big problem with the Miami shoot out was not inadequate firepower, but inadequate weapon retention. Go back to the reports and see how many of the agents _put_their_handguns_on_the_seat_next_to_them_. The agents hit the brakes and the gun hit the foot well, out of reach. No one addressed that point in the discussions, it was all "more firepower needed".
They also had 38's loaded in their 357's (not to disparage the 38) which is what they did most of their shooting with.