Smith and Wesson
Military & Police
Smith and Wesson produced the Military & Police model starting in 1899. Designed to fire the .38 S&W Special Cartridge. It has been in continued production since it was introduced.
This .38 Military & Police Model 10-8, caliber .38 S&W Special, revolver shows in company records, which indicate that this handgun, with was shipped from the S&W factory on February 12, 1979 and delivered to the Boston Police Department, Boston MA. The records indicate that this revolver was shipped with a 4 inch heavy barrel, blue finish and checkered walnut square butt grips. It was factory marked with the Boston Police Property marking BPD 3433M