Search Results

Best Match Date Posted
Close
Expand All
Results: 17
SHOT Show 2018: Report from the Aisles

SHOT Show 2018: Report from the Aisles

For this year's Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show held in January, the POLICE editors and a POLICE contributor walked the aisles learning about the latest products for law enforcement. Here's our report on the nation's largest police equipment show.

March 5, 2018

 M600IB Intellibeam ScoutLight

M600IB Intellibeam ScoutLight

SureFire's new M600IB Intellibeam ScoutLight utilizes SureFire’s proprietary IntelliBeam Technology to automatically adjust the light output to the optimal level.

September 2, 2016

Powerful Flashlights

Powerful Flashlights

Law enforcement officers can now choose from a variety of high-lumen flashlights to help illuminate dark alleys, vehicles, or rooms. These lights can improve officer safety by revealing threats, and assist in searches for trace evidence in low-light scenarios. Photos courtesy of vendors.

December 19, 2012

Tactical Level Lighting

Tactical Level Lighting

Just five years ago, a 200-lumen flashlight was considered amazingly bright. Now, advances in technology have made it possible to increase the power of even small flashlights to emit beyond 500 lumens of light, which is more than enough to illuminate a room and cause temporary blindness in suspects.

December 19, 2012

Mission Critical Conversations

Mission Critical Conversations

The Columbine High School massacre underscored what can happen when tactical teams cannot communicate. Fast-forward 13 years, and such incompatibility still exists for many tactical teams, particularly those in mid-size to small departments.

March 27, 2012

SHOT Show 2012: Best of Show

SHOT Show 2012: Best of Show

Last month, we gave you a look at some of the items from SHOT that immediately caught our attention. This month, we're going to open up the briefcase, and the boxes, load the CDs and the jump drives, and give you our Best of Show report.

March 1, 2012

Police Product Test: SureFire Muzzle Brake
SHOT Show 2011: Best of Show

SHOT Show 2011: Best of Show

This year, the law enforcement section of the show wound through both floors of the Sands Expo Center and into numerous ballrooms in the Venetian Hotel. Exhibitors along the law enforcement aisles were showing everything from machine guns to mannequins, ranging in size from vehicles to lights the size of a stick of Dentyne gum.

March 3, 2011

Indiana SWAT Captain Wins First POLICE Magazine Gear Contest

Indiana SWAT Captain Wins First POLICE Magazine Gear Contest

Capt. Gary Moody of the Columbus (Ind.) Police Department won all of the gear featured in POLICE Magazine's Well Dressed SWAT Officer contest. "I received the call to tell me I had won the day before my 50th birthday," says Moody. "It was my best present!"

February 25, 2011

SHOT Show 2011: SureFire Brings MINI and MICRO Suppressors
SureFire Introduces Line of Mini and Micro Suppressors

SureFire Introduces Line of Mini and Micro Suppressors

SureFire has released a line of Mini and Micro suppressors. Both work with existing SureFire flash hider and muzzle brake suppressor adapters but come in a significantly smaller forms than previous models.

July 20, 2010

SHOT Show 2009: Best of Show

SHOT Show 2009: Best of Show

There were law enforcement exhibits in the lobby, in the hallways, in the meeting rooms from one end of the rambling convention center to the other. And they had a lot of great products on display. Here's a look at our favorites from this year's SHOT.

March 1, 2009

Police Product Test: Under Armour Generation II Tactical Pants
Shots Fired: Reno, Nevada 07•15•1999

Shots Fired: Reno, Nevada 07•15•1999

Lessman inched forward. Beyond the refrigerator and deeper into the kitchen was a large table that had been upended on its side. He suspected that the table was shielding someone behind it.

July 1, 2008

Lights, Lasers, and Tactical Sights

Lights, Lasers, and Tactical Sights

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.

January 1, 2008

a Bobit media brand

Create your free Bobit Connect account to bookmark content.

The secure and easy all-access connection to your content.
Bookmarked content can then be accessed anytime on all of your logged in devices!

Create Account