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Body Armor Dramatization


This segment was produced for an upcoming NIJ body armor production by Shooters Productions. In this clip, Wheeling (W.Va.) Police Officer Brandi Alderman, actor Paul Jeffries, and actress Kimberly Monahan dramatize an actual incident narrated by the officer who lived it.

June 10, 2011
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Tags: Body Armor, Assaults on Officers


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scpdblue @ 7/20/2011 11:17 AM

Thats why you carry a backup gun.Departments who do not allow their officers to carry backups are going to run into situations like this. I myself carry a Glock 19 9mm loaded with 127gr. Winchester Ranger JHP and my backup in a vest holster is a Glock 26 9mm loaded the same. My G26 can use the same mags a my G19 in the event I lose my duty weapon like this officer did and I use up the 10 rounds in the G26 I can go to my magazine pouch for another mag.

PD @ 10/12/2011 7:45 PM

Agreed, always carry a backup gun, I also have multiple tactical knives that I can quickly deploy. Plus I have A LOT of keepers, and double wide ones around my gun !!! one or two keepers like i see some wear does not cut it.

Also always wear your vest, at least lvl 3, I also wear trauma plates(soft) .

Diana @ 9/18/2012 7:24 PM

WOW..that was exciting but scarry I am sorry I don't mean that it was exciting to see an officer get attached, If I had been that lady in the car....man she should have gotten out and jumped that Guy..I am sorry that you officers take chances when you answer a call...I wish I could help..lol I wish you all the best on each call.

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