Gold Dot has earned the respect of police officers world-wide. No other ammunition combines such a consistent level of high performance. These loads deliver in all situations, which is why you can trust them for home and personal defense. Gold Dot hollow-point bullets are very accurate, tough and unbelievably consistent. This is contract overrun ammo loaded in brass cases to keep cost down for a Government contract. This ammunition was produced this year in 2023 as per the head stamp. Velocity is offering this proven Bonded Hollow Point at an incredibly low price — stack it deep.