Examples from the Web for waistband
The cop shot and killed Graham, later saying the teen had reached for his waistband.‘I Can’t Breathe!’ ‘I Can’t Breathe!’ A Moral Indictment of Cop Culture|Michael Daly|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When Washington reached into his waistband, the LAPD officers shot him in the head.Worse Than Eric Garner: Cops Who Got Away With Killing Autistic Men and Little Girls|Emily Shire|December 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He lifted his t-shirt and showed us a long scar, running from sternum to waistband.
He was wearing a baseball hat, a jacket and jeans with a pistol stuck in his waistband.
He had one of the men up against a fence when he felt something too familiar in the waistband.VMAs Red Carpet in Brooklyn Wouldn’t Have Been Possible Without NYPD|Michael Daly|August 27, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I thought of all the things a cop might wear on his waistband, of the utility-belt that DHS guy in the truck had worn.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
“I am afraid not,” she answered, looking down for a moment at the buckle in her waistband.The Missioner|E. Phillips Oppenheim
The pointed bodice only lasted for a few years, when the waistband again became the favourite.Dress design|Talbot Hughes
You touched a spring in its waistband and it flew open, and then it was a workbox.Life and Death of Harriett Frean|May Sinclair
We wrapped the body in the sheet which was around its waist, having taken the money from the waistband.Confessions of a Thug|Philip Meadows Taylor