Nevada Highway Patrol Completes Switch to Sig Sauer P320
By Chris Eger
Sig boasts that the P320 is available in 9mm, .357SIG, 40S&W, .45ACP, with a choice of contrast, or SIGLITE Night Sights, and is also available in X-SERIES and RXP models that include upgraded features including an optics-cut slide. (Photo: Sig)
New Hampshire-based Sig Sauer has announced that the 480-strong Nevada Highway Patrol has successfully transitioned to the P320 handgun.
The Patrol, founded in 1908, is part of the Nevada Department of Public Safety and is the only statewide uniformed law enforcement agency. The NHP is the second-largest law enforcement agency in the state, only just behind the Las Vegas Police Department in size.
“Our initial transition to the Sig Sauer P320 has been seamless, and our Troopers are impressed with the accuracy and superior performance of the pistol,” said Col. Daniel Solow with the NHP. “Our diverse group of Troopers is going to appreciate the custom fit of their P320, and having the ability to choose a grip size based on their personal preference due to the unique modularity that the P320 is known for.”
As noted by the manufacturer, the P320 pistol is a modular, striker-fired pistol, available in full-size, carry, compact, and subcompact sizing with the serialized trigger group making it easy