The Militia Patrol is a standard encounter which can be used in place of other possibilities when an "Armed" encounter is indicated. Militia patrols can be found most anywhere, but are most often encountered within 5-10 km of a settlement. Militia Patrol (RCN/60)
For every 5 base units present, there is a 50% chance that the patrol will have either a light machinegun or a light/medium mortar. Almost any assault or battle rifle imaginable can be found in the hands of militias.