Officers take top spot in pistol competition -- Gazette.Net


Three Gaithersburg police officers were awarded for their performance in the Police Department’s second annual Chief’s Pistol Competition on Oct. 14.

Officers Rico Thompson, Mark McGinnis and Larbi Dakkouni received trophies after edging out 16 others in a combat course competition designed by the department’s firearms instructors.

The event, sponsored by the Gaithersburg Police Foundation, provides an opportunity for the city’s police officers to demonstrate proficiency in the use of a firearm.