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Baltimore Police Release BWC Footage of Deadly Gunfight

Baltimore Police Release BWC Footage of Deadly Gunfight

Officer Lippe was struck by three bullets; one hit his body camera, another was deflected by his bullet-proof vest and a third nicked his elbow, police said. Footage from Lippe’s camera was destroyed in the shooting. More Here.

October 1, 2018

West Virginia Officer Shot in Burglary Recognized for Bravery

West Virginia Officer Shot in Burglary Recognized for Bravery

A Charleston, WV, police officer who was shot in the line of duty was recognized for his bravery Tuesday with an award from the company that makes the body armor that saved his life. Patrolman E. Seth Johnson received the Point Blank National SAVES Recognition Award. More Here.

May 23, 2018

Iraq War Vet Strives to Make Better Body Armor

Iraq War Vet Strives to Make Better Body Armor

In July 2017, RMA was one of 50 companies selected by the White House for their “Made In America” showcase. That meant a trip to Washington, D.C., and a visit to meet President Trump and Vice President Pence. More Here.

April 23, 2018

Point Blank Honors 20 Officers Saved by Their Ballistic Vests
WA Fire Department to Issue Point Blank Armor

WA Fire Department to Issue Point Blank Armor

East Pierce (WA) Fire and Rescue Chief Bud Backer says the Las Vegas mass shooting reinforces the safety precautions he started making months ago. He received approval to purchase 32 sets of ballistic vests and helmets. It is a $75,000 expense, and the vests will have to be replaced every five years. The goal is to be able to reach patients quickly and keep firefighters safe during dangerous calls. More Here.

October 6, 2017

Point Blank Honors KY Deputy Saved by Ballistic Vest

Point Blank Honors KY Deputy Saved by Ballistic Vest

Point Blank honored Deputy Abdullah Bholat Wednesday for his bravery and dedication in serving his community after he was shot in the line of duty and a Point Blank vest stopped the bullet. Mike Lafferty presented Deputy Bholat with the Point Blank National SAVES Recognition Award. More Here.

May 25, 2017

10-Year-Old Skips Birthday Presents to Buy VA K-9 Vest

10-Year-Old Skips Birthday Presents to Buy VA K-9 Vest

All Virginia Beach (VA) Police Department K-9s now have ballistic vests, and one of them was donated by a 10-year-old girl, Alexis Mattingly. Alexis asked for donations instead of having a birthday party. More Here.

November 18, 2016

Colorado Officer Shot at Traffic Stop, Saved by Vest
New Jersey Officer Saved by Body Armor During Shootout
Armor Plates Given to Indy Police by 8-Year-Old Boy

Armor Plates Given to Indy Police by 8-Year-Old Boy

When Officer Perry Renn was shot and killed in the line of duty, the Indianapolis community mourned his passing, but one 8-year-old boy named Jacen Troxell decided to go to work. More Home.

September 4, 2014

NYPD Detective Saved by Vest During Greenwich Village Shootout with Fugitive
Product Demo: KDH's Transformer Body Armor

Product Demo: KDH's Transformer Body Armor

Paul Larkin, national sales director of KDH Defense, gives an overview of KDH's Transformer Body Armor, a modular system that allows officers to configure their armor to suit the mission. Read more here.

June 4, 2013

SHOT Show 2013: KDH's Transformer Armor System

SHOT Show 2013: KDH's Transformer Armor System

POLICE Magazine spoke with KDH Defense Systems' Paul Larkin, the national director of sales, at SHOT Show 2013 about the company's Transformer Armor System, a modular concealable body armor system that can be configured for various missions.

January 30, 2013

SHOT Show 2013: Point Blank's Modular Body Armor

SHOT Show 2013: Point Blank's Modular Body Armor

Point Blank executives tell POLICE Magazine about the company's new body armor offerings at SHOT Show 2013. The Advanced Plate Carrier and Advanced Warrior modular systems are discussed.

January 30, 2013

Mich. Cop Shot In Chest Saved By Vest

Mich. Cop Shot In Chest Saved By Vest

A Warren (Mich.) Police officer's ballistic vest stopped a bullet to the chest, after officers confronted a suspect who may have been a pimp early Wednesday. Read the full story here.

August 6, 2012

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