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A Movement Built on Lies  

June 9, 2016

By Ron Martinelli

Most BLM movement supporters are true believers who won't consider contrary evidence, even scientific evidence. In fact, I don't think I'm going out on a limb in claiming they spew deliberate lies regarding law enforcement's encounters with members of the black community.

Police Product Test: Velocity Systems Boss Rugby Long Sleeve Shirt  

June 9, 2016

By A.J. George

Unlike the traditional version, the Boss Rugby's sleeves are sleek and flexible, designed to contour to the wearer and provide great ventilation as well as protection from the elements. 

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The Age of Unreason  

June 9, 2016

By Dave Smith

We don't control many things in the world except ourselves, and I think the key to happiness is just that: control the things you can (your beliefs, your emotions, your dreams, and your efforts) and let go of the things you can't control (meaning the world.)

Police Product Test: Revision Eyewear HellFly Ballistic Sunglasses  

June 9, 2016

By A.J. George

Arguably the most important and often overlooked piece of protective gear we should be hitting the streets with every day is a good pair of eyewear. Even if you don't need prescription glasses to see or sunglasses to protect your eyes from the sun's rays a quality pair of clear protective lenses are invaluable.

Oxx: Coffee to Go  

June 9, 2016

By Melanie Basich

Have you ever wished you could drink a cup of coffee out at a scene without having to spend a bunch on it or waste resources on having someone get it for you? What if you and every other officer out on a long call could make your own individual piping hot cups of coffee as you needed them? Enter the CoffeeBoxx.

Mental Illness Suicide Attempt  

June 9, 2016

By Amaury Murgado

You get a call of a suicidal adult male who has a history of mental illness. He has been depressed, got into an argument with his mother, and has armed himself with a sharp kitchen knife.

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Shots Fired: Tempe, Arizona 03/03/2015  

June 9, 2016

By David Griffith

Like many law enforcement officers, Julie Werhnyak of the Tempe (AZ) Police Department had a routine she practiced before reporting for her shift. But on Tuesday morning March 3, 2015, something didn't feel right. 

Honoring Fallen Heroes During Police Week  

June 8, 2016

By Jon Adler

Last month thousands of officers, survivors of fallen officers, and police supporters confirmed that Blue Lives Matter as they converged on Washington, DC, to honor the ultimate sacrifice of our fallen heroes.

Police Product Test: Bullet Blocker Gabriel Ballistic Base Layer  

May 6, 2016

By A.J. George

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  

May 5, 2016

By Andy Lundin

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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