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Explosives Detection and Protection Tools 2020
Making Better Crowd Control Gear and Restraints

Making Better Crowd Control Gear and Restraints

Manufacturers of crowd control equipment and restraints are working hard to enhance their products with new features designed to prevent serious injury to officers and subjects.

April 21, 2020

Looking Back: Child Burn Victims, Recruiting Women, and a Female Motor Officer
Voodoo Tactical: Optimized K-9 Protection

Voodoo Tactical: Optimized K-9 Protection

A new K-9 vest line manufactured by Voodoo Tactical is designed with a dog's comfort in mind, while providing vital protection and durable construction.

March 12, 2019

Robots: Remote Control Recon

Robots: Remote Control Recon

Technology available to law enforcement agencies has vastly changed how officers conduct operations. And robots are a large part of this advancement.

November 16, 2018

How to Protect Against Fentanyl Exposure

How to Protect Against Fentanyl Exposure

It's important to know what to look for if you suspect contact with fentanyl. Symptoms of opioid overdose include very small "pinpoint" pupils, slow heartbeat or low blood pressure, and being unresponsive.

August 30, 2018

Law Enforcement Apparel 2018
Hurricane Heroes

Hurricane Heroes

When multiple hurricanes brought flooding and destruction in August and September, law enforcement officers mobilized to rescue residents and maintain order in the hard-hit areas of Texas, southern Florida, and Puerto Rico.

November 3, 2017

Right-Size Riot Protection

Right-Size Riot Protection

Sirchie's TacCommander riot control suit adjusts to fit a wide range of officers for a custom-like feel and protection that moves with you.

October 17, 2017

Advantageous View

Advantageous View

Both of the most common types of "night vision" help law enforcement officers see people and objects they otherwise could not see in the dark, offering a huge tactical advantage.

May 12, 2017

Bicycle Gear

Bicycle Gear

This equipment will help you get the most out of your shifts on bike patrol.

April 10, 2017

Motors on a Mission

Motors on a Mission

The motor unit within the Special Events branch of the Washington D.C. Metropolitan Police Department doesn't often spend its time handing out traffic citations. The officers are too busy with other duties specific to the nation's capital.

April 7, 2017

Can We Minimize K-9 Deaths?

Can We Minimize K-9 Deaths?

In 2015, 27 police dogs were killed on duty, compared to an average of 10 dogs killed each year 15 years ago. This year, eight police K-9s were killed in January alone.

April 8, 2016

Taking the Lead

Taking the Lead

The Spokane (WA) Police Department's nearly 290 officers patrol the City of Spokane's 76 square miles. The agency's K-9 unit provides support to department officers as well as other regional law enforcement agencies through searching buildings and vehicles, apprehending suspects, tracking fleeing suspects, and protecting officers.

April 7, 2016

Next-Generation Headsets and Mics

Next-Generation Headsets and Mics

Law enforcement officers accustomed to using smartphones with wireless devices in their personal lives are itching to use the same type of technology on duty. And manufacturers of headsets, microphones, and wireless devices are working to meet that challenge.

March 14, 2016