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Officer Mike

LEO: SWAT - Detective Police Sniper for a major metropolitan SWAT team based in the Mid-West.

Garmin Xero C1 Chronograph

Garmin Xero C1 Chronograph
Officer Mike has popped up with one of these new chronographs. Long time readers know I have had issues with the MagnetoSpeed. I hope...

Charity Shoot Check-In

Browning Citori Lightning Sporting Clays Edition
Well it’s that time of year again and Officer Mike checked out our O/U for use in a local charity shoot for kids.  Came back...

2022 Opening Day

Opening Day 2022
Opening day 2022 Deer Gun Season.      Officer Mike www.John1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

Value of “LE Restricted” Firearms

LE Colt Carbine
Officer Mike picked up a PD carbine recently and was asking if these markings make the rifle more valuable on the secondary market? To...

Col. Sanders’ Coyote Cull

Coyote Cull Chicken farm.
Officer Mike is always down to share “some” pics of his culling gig. Yes, this is part of his job.  When a friend (Colonel Sanders)...

POTD – The Fix by Q

The Fix from Q.
Editor’s note: Officer Mike has been talking about getting a Q rifle for a few months. Looks like he has finally procured one. Personally...

European Skull Mount

European Skull Mount
Editor’s note: Officer Mike has received a skull mount for the first buck he shot on the John1911 range. I think it came out...

Pheasant Hunt

Pheasant Hunt
Officer Mike had a chance to pheasant hunt out West. Looks like it was a great success. —Editor   Officer Mike www.John1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

The Gauntlet Has Been Thrown

Deer Season. Opening Weekend. 2021.
Editor’s note: On opening weekend it appears the youngest amongst us have not only succeeded, but likely set the bar for the rest. Congratulations....

John1911 Range Drone Pics

SWAT Team Drone 1
Officer Mike was playing with a drone while out at the facility last year. Here are some still images he took. I thought they...

Shotgun Saves The Day

Locked up deer.
Presented without comment. —Editor Officer Mike www.John1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

Vortex Razor 1-10 Eye-Box

Vortex Razor 1-10x
Bought this used. 1x eye-box is pretty impressive.      Officer Mike www.John1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

45-70 Hunting — The Downside

45-70 Hunting Negatives
    Officer Mike www.John1911.com “Shooting Guns & Having Fun”

Tenicor Holster

Editor’s note: Officer Mike is trying out a Tenicor holster system. Seems like a decent design. The clips used are VERY tough to remove. A...

Browning Euro-Bolt 270

Browning Eurobolt Euro-Bolt 270 Winchester.
Browning Euro-Bolt 270 Editors note:  “Some readers commented in a previous post that Officer Mike’s hunting rifle looked like a shotgun and wondered the gauge and...