High Security Handcuffs
September 1, 2007
Hiatt USA offers three new specialty hinged handcuffs to assist professionals who require the highest level of security, protection, and control. The non-folding Model 2103 Rigid Handcuff provides a firm, comfortable grip for right- and left-handed law enforcement officers. It molds to the shape of your hand, offering control for unruly suspects in high-security situations. The Model UL-1
5 Gift Ideas for the Female Officer
December 11, 2012
I do not have a brand preference here, but I use Hiatt's handcuffs as those were issued to me in the academy and have always served me well. For female officers with a smaller stature like me, or those who don’t have the upper body strength to muscle the resistive subject, hinged handcuffs have been extremely
Ties That Bind
December 1, 2002
and lightweight. They are also more comfortable to carry and easier to use.
The most prevalent handcuffs include those manufactured by American Handcuff Co., Hiatt-Thompson, Peerless Handcuff Co., and Smith & Wesson. All are built to a high standard, constructed of nickel-plated carbon steel or stainless steel, and all meet National Institute of Justice (NIJ) standards. A wider variety than
Behind the Walls
October 1, 2002
Pepper spray is quite effective in corrections, and most COs would rather use it than even a baton. There is far less likelihood of an inmate or officer being injured with these aerosol weapons than with a baton.
The handcuffs carried by most COs are are of nickel-plated carbon steel and generally made by one of three major companies: Smith & Wesson, Hiatt-Thompson, and Peerless Handcuff Co