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USA-made Year Round Crew Socks from 5.11 Tactical come in crew- and over-the-calf lengths and feature TransDry cotton and copper threads for enhanced breathability and antimicrobial performance. Other features include reinforced heel, sole, and toe; added arch and calf support; and Nano-Glide threads for enhanced blister prevention.

Uniform Accessories: Socks

These six pairs of socks give officers an often overlooked yet essential uniform accessory. View our other uniform accessory galleries covering duty belts and underwearPhotos courtesy of vendors.

Blackhawk's line of non-molded, traditional-style Cordura duty gear now comes in a pre-packaged kit. It includes a belt, baton case, belt keepers, chemical agent case, silent key holder, universal radio case, single cuff case, Stinger light case, and latex glove case for a complete duty rig. Available in small, medium, large, and extra-large combo kits. Made in the U.S.A.

Uniform Accessories: Duty Belts

These six duty belts give officers an often overlooked yet essential uniform accessory. View our other uniform accessory galleries covering socks and underwearPhotos courtesy of vendors.

Police Week 2013: Candlelight Vigil

The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund's 2013 Candlelight Vigil on Monday evening celebrated fallen officers. This year, 321 officers' names were added to the memorial from 2012 to as far back as 1814. Read our coverage of the vigil here.

The Madison (N.Y.) Police Department, wearing Red the Uniform Tailor, won Best Dressed Departments, Under 100 Officers.

Best Dressed Law Enforcement Officers

The best dressed law enforcement agencies earned plaudits from the North American Association of Uniform Manufacturers & Distributors (NAUMD) when  the group handed out its annual awards in April. Photos courtesy of NAUMD.

The TRU-SPEC Tactical Response Uniform offers a broad selection of styles, colors and special features for tactical teams, special ops units, active duty military, EMS and rescue workers. TRU-SPEC has the high quality duty wear to fit the job and the budget.

Tru-Spec Tactical Apparel

View our gallery of Tru-Spec apparel now in use by law enforcement officers. Editor's note: This gallery is sponsored by Tru-Spec.

A Cleveland Police Dodge Charger was hit by 19 rounds likely from other officers at the end of a deadly 20-minute pursuit.

Cleveland Pursuit Shooting

Cleveland Police officers believed two suspects were armed and had fired at officers during a deadly shooting at the end of a 20-minute pursuit on Nov. 29. On Tuesday, the Ohio Attorney General released its investigation of the officer-involved shooting involving 13 officers who fired 137 rounds at two suspects, who died at the scene. The shooting has sparked a firestorm within the community and agency. Read our full coverage here.

Arsenal Firearms' AF2011-A1 double-barrel 1911 pistol turned plenty of heads.

SHOT Show 2013 In Pictures

SHOT Show 2013 plenty of new duty gear with a backdrop of the gun-violence debate in Washington, D.C. The show drew more than 62,000 attendees to Las Vegas, and POLICE editors focused on gear rather than politics. View our gallery and read additional coverage in "Best of Show" and Video: SHOT Show 2013 Highlights. Photos by Mark W. Clark and Paul Clinton.

The 25th anniversary badge was Sun's first anniversary badge for the agency in 1998. The badge was supposed to be a keepsake and not worn on the uniform. When Sheriff Jerry Keller saw the finished product, it was approved for wear. The Metro badge on the shield was to make sure everyone would recognize it as an official badge.

Las Vegas Police Anniversary Badges

Special police badges have become a more common sight especially in larger agencies. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department issues anniversary badges every five years to boost officer morale and honor the agency's heritage. The agency emerged in 1973 from a merger of the Las Vegas Police Department and Clark County Sheriff's Department. The agency also produced a 9/11 badge commemorating the officers who helped in New York. View these badges, which were designed by Jimmy Smith, co-founder of an agency museum, and produced by Sun Badge Company. Photos courtesy of Sun Badge.

The TPT R7 NiMH Rechargable Full-Size Duty Flashlight from 5.11 Tactical features an intelligent switch that allows you to pick one of three modes: high, low, and strobe. On high, it puts out 504 lumens and 17,467 candela for 5.5 hours. On low, the TPT R7 has an output of 182 lumens, and the strobe mode puts out the full 504 lumens. Tested to ANSI FL1 standard, the light features a polymer PC/ABS body, NiMH (full D) rechargeable batteries, Cree XM-L LED technology, and a regulated circuit for maximum output. It comes complete with a three D battery pack, charging cradle, and both AC and DC connectors. List Price is $169.99.

Powerful Flashlights

Law enforcement officers can now choose from a variety of high-lumen flashlights to help illuminate dark alleys, vehicles, or rooms. These lights can improve officer safety by revealing threats, and assist in searches for trace evidence in low-light scenarios. Photos courtesy of vendors.

The 5.11 Taclite 8-inch Duty Boot has an upper of full-grain leather, 1,200-denier Cordura nylon, and breathable air mesh. Inside, an Ortholite sockliner, composite shank, and CMEVA midsole provide cushioning, comfort, and support while perforated EVA foam padding along with antibacterial and moisture-wicking linings keep feet comfortable and dry. The Taclite's outsole has fast rope control tread and a defined heel brake for control.

Your Holiday Wish List

Looking for a gift idea for fellow cops? Check out 12 of the most requested items in a POLICE Magazine holiday survey. For the last few holiday seasons, the editors of POLICE Magazine have gotten together, brainstormed gift ideas for law enforcement officers, and published what we call a holiday wish list. This year, we decided to use a different protocol. We surveyed a large segment of our readers and asked them what they want for Christmas. We got a lot of answers. The following is a representative sample of 12 gifts requested by our audience. Be sure to also read, "5 Gift Ideas for the Female Officer." Photos courtesy of vendors.

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