PROHIBITION OF HOLSTERS WITH TRIGGER (INDEX) FINGER
Effective January 1, 2020, NO holster requiring the trigger (index) finger to be used to defeat a
retention mechanism is authorized for use by Houston Police Department personnel or for ANY
other agency Law Enforcement officers (including Retirees) shooting at Houston Police
Department Firearms Ranges. This prohibition will be for ALL on-duty and off-duty carry
and for ALL training or qualification, regardless of employment.
Examples of index finger quick release holsters include, but are not limited to, the following:
BlueTac Index Finger release
MOLLE Quick release
TEGE Tactical Index-Finger release
Please help get the word out to all Retirees about this safety issue.