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United States

6 December 2010

Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh)

When her service weapon is not on her, city homicide detective Peg Sherwood keeps it in a safe, stored in a closet and locked with a key. Her husband, Teddy Anderson, a sniper on the SWAT team, also keeps his guns locked and out of the reach of their 7-year-old son. "We made him aware of our guns, and let him touch them," Ms. Sherwood said. "We figured that would take the curiosity away." Keeping guns safely secured while off duty is a concern for police officers,... (

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