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Best Dressed Law Enforcement Officers

May 9, 2013

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.

Preparing Yourself for Duty

November 12, 2012
Planning is simple, it takes minutes to avoid hours of frustration. I stay amazed at those who don't listen or catch the weather reports.

Arbitrator To Decide Phoenix Polyester Uniform Dispute

October 24, 2012
An arbitrator will hear a grievance from the Phoenix Police Department's patrol union objecting to a new uniform policy requiring more formal, polyester uniforms.

Clothes That Make the Woman

October 11, 2012

Ill-fitting uniforms designed to fit a man's body rather than a woman's do more than just create a disheveled appearance. They also hamper a female officer's ability to do her job.

Phoenix Officers Protest Order to Wear Polyester Uniforms

September 24, 2012
Phoenix Police Chief Daniel V. Garcia has ordered that beginning Oct. 1, the department's 2,500 patrol officers must wear only their polyester-blend uniforms with dark-blue button-down shirts and dress-style pants. The black, cotton-blend polo shirt and tactical pants that patrol officers have had the option of wearing for the past 15 years will no longer be allowed.

V1 External Vest Carrier

September 21, 2012
Available in multiple colors and fabrics, the V1 provides the comfort of an external carrier without sacrificing appearance or safety. IACP Booth #2325.

New Dimension Plus

July 26, 2012
New Dimension Plus is the most cutting edge uniform collection available today. This new line includes features like advanced wicking, reinforced stress points, built-in stretch, and ultra-dye technology.

Uniforms: 2012

July 11, 2012

Law enforcement uniforms now include non-traditional components like polos and ballistic vest carriers to meet your needs no matter your detail. View these currently available choices from eight leading law enforcement suppliers.

Metro D.C. PD Amends Uniform Policy for Sikh Officers

May 16, 2012
The Metropolitan (D.C.) Police Department became the first major law enforcement agency in the country to allow Sikh Americans to maintain their articles of faith while serving as full-time officers.

Stretching Your Uniform Budget

May 15, 2012

Larger departments end up with surplus uniforms occupying precious storage space. Over the years, I have made a point of getting to know and work with the people in larger departments who are responsible for supplying uniforms and equipment to their officers to make use of that excess.

V1 External Vest Carrier

April 20, 2012
The V1 is a cosmetic outershell that houses your current vest in its original concealable carrier for a professional uniform look. It can be worn over your uniform shirt and fits most ballistic vest carriers.

Galls Uniforms Merges with Quartermaster

February 10, 2012
A New York-based private equity firm has acquired public safety distributor Galls and merged it with Cerritos, Calif.-based Quartermaster, Inc. CI Capital Partners acquired Galls in September as a "platform investment in the public safety products market."

Taclite Patrol Duty Uniform

July 29, 2011
5.11 Tactical's new Lightweight Men's and Women's Taclite Patrol Duty Uniforms (PDU) feature 5.11 Tactical's proprietary fabric, Taclite, a washable, lightweight, breathable blend of 65% polyester, 35% cotton ripstop fabric.

Female Function Fit Pants, Sentry Shirt

July 29, 2011
Designed to fit comfortably over body armor, Horace Small's Sentry Shirts offer exceptional quality and value as well as comfort and easy movement. Horace Small's Function Fit pant was designed by women, for women. The shortened rise makes for an updated look and the contoured waistband complements the female curve.

DutyMaxx Shirts and Trousers

July 29, 2011
Elbeco DutyMaxx poly/rayon uniforms deliver ultimate comfort with the features officers require. Fabric includes inherent stretch for increased range of movement, Nano Fluid Repellency technology, and UV 40+ protection. Men's and Ladies Choice patterns are offered.

8610-Z, ZW Short Sleeve Shirt

July 29, 2011
Blauer's 8610-Z short sleeve zippered shirt weighs 9 ounces and offers a linear plain-weave polyester fabric with 10 percent stretch. The traditional five-crease military style is stitched. This shirt is available men's (Z) and women's (ZW) styles.

5.11 Introduces Taclite Patrol Duty Uniform

June 10, 2011
5.11 Tactical has introduced the poly-cotton Taclite Patrol Duty Uniform (PDU) to better suit the physical demands of working officers while retaining a professional look, according to the company.

NAUMD Opens 2011 Public Safety Uniform of the Year Competition

January 8, 2011
The Public Safety Council of the North-American Association of Uniform Manufacturers and Distributors (NAUMD) is now accepting submissions for its newly named "NAUMD Public Safety Uniform of the Year Awards."


December 22, 2010
Riverside Ventures' BadgeKeeper helps all badge-wearing professionals look their best. Constructed of lightweight plastic, the BadgeKeeper easily attaches behind a standard pin badge and under a uniform shirt, creating a solid platform that provides a professional appearance as well as added safety.

Uniforms: What's Out There Now

December 13, 2010

Here's a primer on the types of apparel offered by uniform companies for law enforcement officers.

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