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Police Product Test: SOG Knives' EOD PowerLock

November 22, 2011

I have noticed that the EOD PowerLock has improved in several ways. It now has a true needle-nose plier that will give you a fine point when you need it to grasp and pinch small items.

Fixed-Blade Knives

June 22, 2011

View our photo gallery of fixed-blade knives that appeared in the June issue of POLICE Magazine. We covered 10 of these knives in a feature article; this gallery presents all the photos and information about these knives, as well as a bonus knife that didn't appear in print. The full article is "Fixed-Blade Knives for Duty."

Fixed-Blade Knives for Duty

June 22, 2011

Many of the fixed blades built for law enforcement are designed for heavy-duty applications: cutting seat belts and harnesses, hacking through underbrush, breaking windows, prying open doors (not recommended), or they can even be used to puncture liquid containers. These uses will generally destroy any pocket knife you might carry.

SOG and R. Lee Ermey Introduce Limited 'Gunny Series' Knives

May 17, 2011
SOG Specialty Knives and Tools has launched a limited edition fixed-blade knife and folder with actor R. Lee Ermey called "The Gunny Series." Only 1,000 serialized knives of each version will be released. The knives are the first to be co-designed by Ermey and Spencer Frazer, SOG's founder and chief designer.

Police Product Test: Inforce/Emissive Energy Color LED Police Flashlight

September 30, 2010

Scott Smith reviews Inforce/Emissive Energy Color LED Police Flashlight, Woolrich Elite Series Tactical Polyester Fleece Jacket, SureFire X300 High-Output LED Weapon Light, and SOG Knives Swedge II.

Knives & Tools: 2010

July 14, 2010

Knives and pocket tools are an invaluable asset for a patrol officer and have become as much a part of the duty uniform as body armor. Here's our look at 10 current offerings for 2010 from today's best-known suppliers.

Knives and Tools

June 24, 2010

There are as many styles of knives and tools as there are men and women in uniform. POLICE Magazine asked me to take a look at one item each from several of today's best known manufacturers.

SOG's 2010 Knives Include Swedge For LE

February 3, 2010
Developed in conjunction with Brent Beshara, a Canadian special ops military instructor, martial artist and custom knife maker, the Swedge features a new blade geometry that makes the tips of knives stronger and less prone to breaking.

Knives and Tools Under $100

August 21, 2009

It took some searching and reading, but I managed to come up with cutlery and tools for duty that won't break the bank and won't break when cutting open a heavy-duty box.

Police Product Test: 10 Zero 9mm Utility Glove

June 1, 2009

These 10 Zero gloves kept my coworkers' hands warm in cold conditions did not overheat or make their hands sweat in warmer conditions.

Police Product Test: Phenix Gear Modular Vest

February 1, 2008

Ranger Joe's Phenix Gear Modular vest is one solution to the high cost of tactical vests.

SOG Knives Trident Folder

November 1, 2005

Over the past few years of writing this column for Police I have had the chance to examine and use several knives and pocket tools from SOG Knives. All of these have been excellent tools for hard use. The SOG Trident Sea, Air, Land folder is no exception.

SOG Trident TF-1 Folding Knife

July 1, 2005
SOG’s Trident folder was designed with a new TigerStripe blade that was released last year. The knife is SAT patented and features the new Arc-Actuator with built-in blade locking safety. The TF-1 is also equipped with a Digi-Grip handle with groove and Hardcased black TiNi-coated, half-serrated blade. The knife also features a reversible and removable pocket clip.

SOG Knives Paratool S31 Multitool

November 1, 2003

Just as clip-it folding knives have become an unofficial part of the duty uniform for the military, EMS, and law enforcement, so, too, have pocket tools.

SOG's Flash II Assisted Opening Folding Knife

January 1, 2003

SOG Knives has built a strong reputation among knife users by manufacturing hard-use affordably priced knives of high quality.

Calling All MacGyvers

November 1, 2002

With a pocket tool in his hand and a couple of strips of aluminum foil MacGyver could probably construct a nuclear power plant. You won't need to do that. But in the real world of law enforcement, these devices are handy streamlined versions of the essential items from your tool box.

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