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San Diego Sheriff's K-9s Get Body Armor

October 27, 2016
The San Diego Sheriff’s Department has a brand new tool for its K-9 unit. All 30 dogs now have bullet-resistant vests.

Body Armor Saves KY Officer Shot During Home Entry

October 19, 2016
A Paris, KY, police officer's bullet-resistant vest saved him from serious injury during a confrontation with a suspect who was later killed during a gun battle.

Florida Lawyer Donates Body Armor to St. Pete Police

October 3, 2016
Yerrid said he wanted officers at the Tampa Police Department to have the same protection. Through his Yerrid Foundation, he donated about $28,000 to the Rise Tampa Our Police Foundation to purchase 75 Point Blank Active Shooter Response Kits.

Female 4-Panel Vest

September 2, 2016
The Propper 4-panel vest (4PV) for women, using a distinctive four-panel system, was designed from the ground up for the female officer so it won't ride up, bunch, or billow.

Police Product Test: Point Blank Guardian Front-Opening Vest

September 2, 2016

Point Blank's Guardian vest is aimed squarely at the need for a more utilitarian approach to body armor. Think of something detectives might wear over their business attire when responding to an active scene: simple armor protection that provides identification and is customizable to the needs of the officer.

DKX Armor Announces DKX M3 Series

August 29, 2016
The DKX M3 (MAX III) Series ballistic plates are NIJ 0101.06 level III certified stand-alone.

Armor Express Hosts Saves Retreat at Northern Michigan Headquarters

August 22, 2016
Six police officers who credit Armor Express body armor with saving their lives from death or serious injury gathered with their families in Central Lake, MI, to partake in a company sponsored Saves Retreat.

Hardwire LLC Establishing Itself as Manufacturer for Protection Products

August 18, 2016
Hardwire develops and manufactures products used in military vehicles, police and tactical units, aircraft, commercial vehicles and U.S. transportation infrastructure.

P1 Covert Carrier

July 22, 2016
Every detail of Safariland's P1 Covert Carrier is specifically defined to provide a testament to design and performance excellence.

Miami Police Rush Order for $300,000 in Body Armor Approved After Orlando Shooting

July 18, 2016
Miami Police Chief Rodolfo Llanes argued that, in the wake of the Pulse nightclub shooting in Orlando a month ago, the department now needs to quickly purchase the armor plates and carriers to keep civilians safe.

A Revolution in Body Armor

July 8, 2016

The second generation of 06 Standard-certified vests includes II and IIIA armor that weighs less than a pound per square foot while offering remarkable flexibility.

Police Product Test: Velocity Systems Boss Rugby Long Sleeve Shirt

June 9, 2016

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. 

MOC Tactical Vest

May 27, 2016
American made, American used, the MOC with X-Series IIIA armor includes front and rear plate pockets and full MOLLE webbing.

Video: Milwaukee Officer Saved by Armor in Shooting, Suspect Killed

May 6, 2016
A Milwaukee police officer shot by an armed robbery suspect Thursday night has been released from the hospital. He was saved from potentially mortal wounds by his body armor.

Police Product Test: Bullet Blocker Gabriel Ballistic Base Layer

May 6, 2016

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.

Armor Express Hard Armor Plates

April 29, 2016
Get maximum ballistic protection against potential rifle threats with Armor Express's Level IV 10" x 12" Hard Armor Plates.

SOHPC GEN III Hard Plate Carrier

April 29, 2016
The SOHPC GEN III is Paraclete's latest hard plate carrier. It has been innovatively designed to provide unmatched comfort, protection, and flexibility.

Wisconsin Firefighters Issued Ballistic Vests with Rifle Plates for Gunfire Risk Calls

April 21, 2016
All Madison, WI, firefighters on every shift now have bullet resistant vests assigned to them for added protection on any calls posing a higher risk for gunfire.

DSM Dyneema Showcases Latest Dyneema Anti Stab Technology

April 19, 2016
Dyneema Anti Stab Technology is the company's latest patented anti-stab material for soft armor applications which can be combined with Dyneema soft ballistic products to develop multi-threat protection body armor.

Video: Colorado Officer Shot at Traffic Stop, Suspect Killed

March 24, 2016
A man who shot a Thornton, CO, officer several times was killed by police early Wednesday. The veteran officer was saved from critical injury by his body armor.
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