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Police Product Test: Bullet Blocker Gabriel Ballistic Base Layer  

Bullet Blocker's claims of heat dissipation and a more secure fit both rang true and I can certainly appreciate the benefits of the Gabriel design in any law enforcement setting.

Special Ballistic Protection  

Be it in the form of a vest, helmet, blanket, or even a detachable car-door shield, these products are designed to protect law enforcement officers from gunfire.

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Animal Activity and the Crime Scene  

Recovering evidence and understanding its significance in detailing the interaction between the victim and assailant can be very challenging and can be made even more so when animals interact with the evidence.

<p>Illustration: Sequoia Blankenship</p>

The Names  

It is right and fitting that the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Wall memorializes a great panel of individuals who have shed their blood, and given up their dreams and futures, for all of us.

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Police Product Test: 5.11 Tactical Apex Tactical Pants  

Made with what 5.11 has dubbed its Flex-Tac stretch canvas material, the Apex pants are solidly built yet have enough stretch to make them very comfortable.

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Video: Fallen Phoenix Officer Remembered as "Larger than Life"

A Phoenix police officer who was shot and killed in the line of duty was remembered Thursday as a devoted family man whose imposing build was only overshadowed by his propensity to help others.

Video: Civilians Help Texas Officer Arrest Aggressive Suspect

An Arlington, TX, police officer is feeling grateful for his training and for some alert citizens who rushed to help him when he chased and took down an aggressive man who was threatening drivers.

Video: Officer Wounded, Suspect Killed in Suburban Chicago Shootout

A police officer was wounded and a suspected shoplifter was killed in a shooting outside a south suburban Lansing strip mall Thursday afternoon.

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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...

Beloved California K-9 Bruno Dies

Before he died, Bruno — the iconic Anaheim (CA) Police Department K-9 who became internationally known after he took a bullet to...

Ban President Obama from National Police Week

Those chosen to speak will be people of prominence and influence and their words will have power if they are spoken from the...

   
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Officers Nationwide Pay Tribute to Slain Virginia Officer with Rookie Photos on Facebook
In honor of Officer Ashley Guindon of the Prince William...
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Gear Holders: A Place for Everything
These pouches and other accessories will help keep your...
 
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