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SHOT Show 2018: Report from the Aisles  

For this year's Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show held in January, the POLICE editors and a POLICE contributor walked the aisles learning about the latest products for law enforcement. Here's our report on the nation's largest police equipment show.

<p>Photo Courtesy of Sydney Vail</p>

Police Surgeon  

Dr. Sydney Vail rolls out with a SWAT team, trains law enforcement officers in hemorrhage response, and operates on wounded officers as a gunshot wound specialist.

<p>In addition to SWAT, dispatchers, first responding officers, and supervisors need to train for a criminal sniper incident.&nbsp;Photo:&nbsp;Getty Images.&nbsp;</p>

Lessons Learned from the Vegas Sniper Attack  

A criminal sniper shooting people from an elevated "hide" presents an extreme tactical challenge for law enforcement.


How Austin Police Ended the Serial Bomber's Terror

"We had multiple officers from both the police department and our federal partners that took up positions around the hotel awaiting the arrival of tactical teams," Manley said. "We wanted to have ballistic vehicles here so we could attempt to take the suspect into custody."

Miami Police will Post Counter-Sniper Officers to Watch Over Music Festival

Colina said with the recent tragedy at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and the mass shooting in Las Vegas last year, officers will be positioned on elevated observation points so that every vantage point of the festival is in the line of sight of law enforcement.

SWAT Trained SRO Fired On Maryland School Shooter, Stopped Attack

A school resource officer, Deputy First Class Blaine Gaskill, then faced off with the shooter, the sheriff said. The deputy and the gunman each fired one shot simultaneously. Cameron said the gunman later died from his wounds. He said that the investigation would determine whether the round the officer fired hit the shooter.


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Active Shooters, Gun Control, and Mental Health

If we are truly serious about reducing active shooter deaths, we must stop the political posturing and the self-serving, useless...

Suicidal Active Shooter: The Answer

You've only got two options with the information you've received. Shoot the suspect or get him to place his weapon on the floor...

Hardening Physical Targets

With the exception of the military-related attacks at Fort Hood and the Washington Navy Yard, terrorists and criminals are more...

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<p>The <a href=&quot;; target=&quot;_blank&quot;>Tru-Spec</a> 24-7 Series Quick-Dry Operator Cap is a high-performance baseball style cap constructed from a quick drying and moisture-wicking anti-microbial fabric that provides 50+ UV ray protection. A laser-cut mesh back helps keep the wearer cool and comfortable even in the warmest climate. The cap features a classic six-panel baseball cap design, hook-and-loop adjustment strap, and 2.5-inch bill. The cap is available in khaki, coyote, navy, and MultiCam.</p>
Headwear 2017
These caps and helmets provide protection and comfort for...
<p>The Timberland Pro Valor series is built specifically to provide law enforcement professionals with lightweight comfort, durability, and performance on the job. The Pro Valor features Timberland&#39;s exclusive Dynamic Anti-Fatigue Technology that absorbs shock and returns energy for all-day comfort. This boot also features an EVA midsole and Timberland Pro Rubber Outsole with added surface area for enhanced slip resistance, and features a waterproof upper, metal detector-friendly hardware, and side-zip for ease of entry.</p>
Footwear 2017
These boots are built to keep you on your toes and ready for...
<p>Weighing less than 2 pounds in a full coverage cut, the Delta X is the lightest ballistic helmet yet in <a href=&quot;;>Protech Tactical&#39;s</a> Delta line of helmets.</p>
Tactical Helmets 2016
Protect your head with these new helmet designs.
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