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Police Product Test: Gerber Bullrush Multi-Tool
Gerber approached the development of its new Bullrush Multi-Tool for first responders the right way: with extensive collaboration from firefighters, police officers, and EMTs.
July 22, 2013
Edged Tools: 2013
Guarantee having a handy implement at your fingertips with new knives and multi-tools for law enforcement. Here are 12 currently available tools from leading law enforcement suppliers. Photos courtesy of vendors.
June 26, 2013
SHOT Show 2012 In Pictures
SHOT Show 2012 featured plenty of new gear for law enforcement officers. The show drew more than 61,000 attendees to Las Vegas for the January event and added several "law enforcement only" halls for vendors. View our gallery and read our two-part coverage of the show, "Report From the Aisles" and "Best of Show." Photos by Mark W. Clark.
February 22, 2012
SHOT Show 2012: Gerber's Combat Fixed Blade Knife
Gerber introduced a slew of knives at SHOT Show, including the Combat Fixed Blade (CFB), a full-tang stainless-steel knife suited to tactical officers, Border Patrol agents, or park rangers.
January 19, 2012
View our photo gallery of fixed-blade knives that appeared in the June issue of POLICE Magazine. We covered 10 of these knives in a feature article; this gallery presents all the photos and information about these knives, as well as a bonus knife that didn't appear in print. The full article is "Fixed-Blade Knives for Duty."
June 22, 2011
Fixed-Blade Knives for Duty
Many of the fixed blades built for law enforcement are designed for heavy-duty applications: cutting seat belts and harnesses, hacking through underbrush, breaking windows, prying open doors (not recommended), or they can even be used to puncture liquid containers. These uses will generally destroy any pocket knife you might carry.
June 21, 2011
For officers looking to customize their AR-type rifle and make it more ready for duty, there are dozens of ways to configure it the way you like it. In this photo gallery, we show you a few, including free-float rails, collapsible stocks, muzzle brakes and suppressors, trigger guards, foregrips, tools and cleaning kits. For more, read "Accessorizing Your AR."
May 19, 2011
Covert Automatic Folding Knife
Building on the success of the original Covert Automatic, Gerber's Mini Covert Auto is a small, light, yet strong tactical auto knife with everyday carry capabilities. It weighs 2.1 ounces and measures 6.5 inches when open, 3.8 inches when closed.
February 17, 2011
Knives & Tools: 2010
Knives and pocket tools are an invaluable asset for a patrol officer and have become as much a part of the duty uniform as body armor. Here's our look at 10 current offerings for 2010 from today's best-known suppliers.
July 14, 2010
Knives and Tools
There are as many styles of knives and tools as there are men and women in uniform.
Magazine asked me to take a look at one item each from several of today's best known manufacturers.
June 23, 2010
Knives and Tools Under $100
It took some searching and reading, but I managed to come up with cutlery and tools for duty that won't break the bank and won't break when cutting open a heavy-duty box.
August 20, 2009
What to Look for When Buying a Folding Duty Knife
Our resident knife expert gives you some tips on how to judge duty steel.
March 31, 2006
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