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Police Product Test: AE Light AEX35/50 HID Searchlight  

This is a searchlight. It is designed to blast a wide beacon of daylight over a very long range. It just happens to be in a package small enough to carry with one hand. Considering most lights of this power are mounted to vehicles, that is truly impressive.

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Police Product Test: Dickies Men's Stretch Ripstop Tactical Pants  

Dickies' Ripstop Tactical Pants retain the rugged functionality that has made Dickies famous while adding a ton of features usually reserved for a much more expensive pair of trousers.

2016 Police Eyewear  

New police eyewear for 2016 will shield your eyes from the sun and more when you're on or off duty.

<p>Illustration: Sequoia Blankenship</p>

Give Me an Unlisted Number, Please  

Any officer who is on social media should know it makes us too easy to find. So here are a few steps to take to protect your identity and your family.

You Can’t Lead from Behind  

President Obama needs to get out from behind the podium and talk to officers and the people they serve.

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Video: Miami-Dade Officer to Donate Kidney to Coworker

A Miami-Dade Police officer was in the fight of his life when he received a devastating diagnosis, but help arrived in the form of a fellow officer who is donating her kidney to help him survive.

Video: Armed 'Fake Cop' Busted by Real Georgia Officer

Off-duty East Point, GA, Officer Alan Hulet pulled over when he saw blue lights in his rearview mirror, but the driver with flashing strobe lights wasn't a real police officer. The situation came to a head when Collier pulled over and approached the officer's vehicle.

Video: AR Officers, Firefighters Substitute So Teachers Can Attend Colleague's Funeral

Police officers and firefighters in Greenwood, AR, lent a helping hand to the school district on Wednesday. They served as substitute teachers at the middle school so staff members could attend the funeral of a fellow teacher who died suddenly last weekend.

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Over Accountability in Policing

Policing has always had dangers associated with the profession. Physical, emotional, and psychological threats have always...

Haters Gonna Hate

It appears Howard Bryant, a columnist employed by ESPN, is offended by police officers being honored by professional sports teams....

Police Prevented Trump Protests in Anaheim From Veering Out of Control

Officers were deployed on foot and in patrol, motor and mounted units — and even in the air. I was certain the officers visibly...

   
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Scenes from Police Week 2016
On Friday May 13 more than 20,000 people, including...
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Duty and Tactical Gloves 2016
New duty and tactical gloves for every situation.
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Duty and Tactical Boots 2016
Whether you are walking a beat, working a perimeter, or...
 
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