Handguns Procurement in the US
This report is intended to assist buyers of handguns. A handgun is a short-barreled firearm designed to be fired with one or two hands. Types of handguns include revolvers and pistols. Common buyers include law enforcement agencies, the military, private security contractors and private citizens. Typical suppliers are small manufacturers, large manufacturers, retailers and distributors. This report excludes long guns, such as rifles and shotguns.