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When/Then Thinking and Training for Police Amid Threat of Post-Roe "Protests"
Regardless of what may come to pass with the SCOTUS decision on Dobbs—and in your community—in weeks and/or months, the police will be the people holding the line between the lawlessness and the law abiding.
May 13, 2022
IWI Shows New Generation of Riot Control Suit at Mock Prison Riot
Adaptable to all scenarios, the latest generation of lightweight, wearable protection system has undergone several modifications, and enabling it to withstand even more significant trauma. IWI says the GAL VPS is the most lightweight protective suit available in the market.
May 2, 2022
TacCommander Riot Control Suit
Sirchie's Premier TacCommander features a revolutionary adjustable design. That means you can outfit and protect your entire team without the worry and hassle of sizing each individual.
February 7, 2022
EXFIL Face Shield
The EXFIL Face Shield is a low-profile, lightweight system that mounts easily to the front section of Team Wendy’s EXFIL Rail 3.0, protecting the face from liquid and debris.
July 1, 2021
Transparent Armor Window Insert
During riots, Hardwire’s transparent armor has protected officers from bricks, rocks, and other heavy objects thrown at the vehicle windows.
July 31, 2020
Chicago Police Ordered to Wear Protective Gear at Future Protests
Superintendent Brown said officers faced organized mob action “designed to provoke violent responses” during a protest that started peacefully but turned violent, leaving several officers and protesters injured.
July 21, 2020
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
(Video) Armor Express Demos Busch Ballistic Helmet's Adjustability at SHOT
POLICE gets to see the Busch PROtective AMP-1 TP Helmet by Armor Express up close at SHOT and gets a demonstration of its adjustability.
March 12, 2020
Task-Oriented Crowd Control
The Tucson Police Department has adjusted its tactics to actively address situations before they become riots.
September 24, 2019
Body Armor Protection Levels: What Do They Mean? Which One is Right for You?
What do the various levels of body armor protection mean? How do you choose which one is best for you?
April 22, 2019
Officer Safety Products 2019
Bullets aren’t the only things you need protection from. Here's a selection of products that will keep you safe from other threats.
April 8, 2019
PPSS Group Launches Stab Resistant Anti Riot Suit
UK-based body armor specialist PPSS Group has launched a new stab-resistant anti-riot suit. The suit is designed for professionals dealing with prison riots, public disorder, mass searches, and other serious disturbances.
October 5, 2018
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