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Wiley X Eyewear Named Official Eyewear of the U.S. National SWAT Championships

February 27, 2009
Wiley X Eyewear has been named the Official Eyewear of the United States National SWAT Championships, a series of competitions attracting the best Special Weapons and Tactics teams from law enforcement agencies across the nation and around the globe.

Night Vision and Thermal Imaging

February 26, 2009

There was a time when night vision tools and thermal imaging cameras were so cutting edge and so expensive that only the military and the FBI had access to them. Today, this equipment is playing a greater role in local law enforcement operations. It's less expensive, though still not cheap, and it's much easier to use. Here's a quick look at some of the most innovative products now available in the night vision and thermal imaging market.

Revision Releases Sawfly-TX Tactical Eyewear System

January 29, 2009
Revision Eyewear, a leading supplier of ballistic eyewear to the U.S. Military, launches the Sawfly-TX Tactical Eyewear System, a ballistic spectacle that provides improved communications and headset compatibility, with custom lens shapes for enhanced mission performance.

Woolrich Elite Series Tactical Enters Women's Market with Women's Elite Lightweight Pant

January 5, 2009
In response to the growing number of active female operatives, Woolrich Elite Series Tactical entered the women's market with its first tactical pant designed specifically for women. The Women's Elite Lightweight Pant debuted at the 2009 SHOT Show and will be available at tactical outlets throughout the United States.

Multipurpose Vests

December 1, 2008
PROTECH Tactical, part of the BAE Systems Products Group, announces the introduction of a new line of multi-purpose vests. The TAC PR (plate rack), the TAC LB (load bearing), and the TAC PH (plate harness) are engineered and designed to meet and exceed the needs of law enforcement officers in tactical situations.

VTAC Gear

November 1, 2008
At the request of end-users, some of 5.11’s VTAC tactical gear is now available in Tac OD green. Among them are 5.11’s rugged RUSH24 and RUSH72 backpacks, which feature heavy-duty stitching and self-healing YKK zippers. Innovations include compression straps, sternum straps, a hydration pocket, and webbing strips.

Police Product Test: Under Armour Generation II Tactical Pants

October 1, 2008

In the last few years UA has introduced product lines in such diverse areas as hunting, working out, and casual wear. Now Under Armour also has a line of tactical wear, which includes the Generation II Tactical Pants.

WMD Gear for the First Responder

August 1, 2008

New suits, masks, and breathing apparatus for first responders.

Tactical Body Armor

August 1, 2008

A selection of the newest ballistic vests designed for high-risk SWAT missions.

Hydrogel

August 1, 2008
Made by tactical manufacturer and supplier Amron International, Hydrogel is a versatile conductive copolymer adhesive gel that is being widely used in breaching technology. The substance is commonly associated with the medical and biotech industries for use in developing electrode pad adhesive, as well as playing a significant role in human tissue engineering.

Outfitting the Officer

July 1, 2008

Read on for the newest uniforms, outerwear, and casual wear for law enforcement.

Smith & Wesson 327 TRR8 Revolver

May 1, 2008

The S&W 327 Tactical Rail Revolver is best suited to be used by the lead penetrator of a SWAT team, especially since this revolver carries as many rounds of ammunition as the average .45 ACP 1911.

Glass Breaker

April 1, 2008
Bust A Cap is a new device that attaches to the end of your existing flashlight or baton to give you a tactical advantage to break glass. This rapid entry tool was designed by a 13-year police veteran to provide safe entry or exit out of an automobile, house, boat, or plane.

Viking ST SCBA System

April 1, 2008
The stealth ISI Viking ST SCBA system was designed by law enforcers for tactical officers, SWAT teams, correctional officers, and bomb squads dealing with high-risk situations. The Viking ST SCBA has critical, timesaving features, like the AirSwitch, built-in hands-free two-way radio communications and amplifier.

5.11 Tactical TDU Pants Free to 2008 Wear Test Participants

March 20, 2008
For a limited time, 5.11 Tactical is inviting public safety professionals throughout North America to test-drive a pair of rugged TDU Pants during its 2008 TDU Wear Test. The company is offering the $39.99 pants at no cost with free shipping (worth $5.95) through April 15, 2008, or while supplies last.

War Wagons

February 1, 2008

One of the first times I realized the need for armored vehicles in police operations was during the 1968 Glenville Shootout and riot in Cleveland. Here's what happened.

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.

Lights, Lasers, and Tactical Sights

January 1, 2008

There was a temptation to slug this article with the headline "Pimp Your Handgun." After all, it's catchy and it's trendy…There's only one thing wrong with it, it's dead wrong.

New TRU-SPEC 24/7 Pants Provide Versatility On and Off Duty

December 5, 2007
Referring to TRU-SPEC's new 24/7 trousers as "tactical pants" would be somewhat of a misnomer. Although they're based on the multi-function trousers commonly worn by many police tactical teams, TRU-SPEC has designed the ultra-comfortable new 24/7's to easily cross the line between duty and casual wear.

Tactical and General-Use Knives

October 1, 2007
BlackHawk Blades’ BHB40 and BHB41 knives are both built on a framework of 420J stainless steel liners and fiberglass-reinforced-nylon handle overlays. Both drop-point tanto blades are ground from 9Cr13CoMoV stainless steel and feature a slotted hole for one-handed opening.
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