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Holiday Gift Guide for Military and Law Enforcement

holiday gifts for military and law enforcement
As we get closer to the holidays, some people (present company included) are still working on their shopping lists. And if you have a Service Membe...

How To Increase The Lifespan Of A Bulletproof Vest?

How To Increase The Lifespan Of A Bulletproof Vest?
How To Improve The Lifespan Of A Bulletproof Vest? Most people are under the mistaken impression that as long as a bulletproof vest has not been da...

Why Body Armor Should Be Worn During Training

Why Body Armor Should Be Worn During Training
Why Ballistic Vests Should Be Worn During Training The only way police officers can learn how body armor will affect their performance is by wearin...

How prepared are you against home intrusions? Tips for home security and self-defense you don't get every day

How prepared are you against home intrusions? Tips for home security and self-defense you don't get every day
Home Security means different things to different people. When the topic of home security is raised in community meetings, most people are thinking...

All About Body Armor – 36 Facts You Need to Know

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The reason law enforcement agencies buy body armor is to save lives. To do that, officers need to understand how it actually works and how to take ...

How effective is the ballistic helmet?

How effective is the ballistic helmet?
I’m not terribly old. In fact, I feel, at best middle aged. But I am old enough to remember a time when SWAT teams did not always use Ballistic Hel...

Can you trust security robots? Here's how smart they get

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While it still might seem strange to most people, robots that are used for security are becoming more popular in a number of companies and private ...

Your Ideal Fall Camping Gear

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Fall can be an ideal time to camp -- fewer crowds, nice weather, and stunning fall foliage -- but it takes a different mindset and gear kit than su...

Public Safety can be Gear Intensive: Meet the Tools that Keep You Safe

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As most people go about their daily lives, they are content to assume they are generally safe from harm or intrusion. People feel this way because ...

Safe Gun Handling Tip from Law Enforcement: Clearing Barrels

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If you work in an environment that uses, or handles firearms, you probably need a clearing barrel. What is a clearing barrel? A clearing barrel is ...

6 Facts About Metal Detectors That You Didn’t Know

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What do airports, amusement parks, and my local county fair have in common? If you guessed overpriced, unhealthy foods (like chocolate covered baco...

What are jammers and why do you need one?

What are jammers and why do you need one?
Some time back a Special Forces soldier was accused of illegally killing an Afghanistan civilian. The soldier in question had seen the civilian wit...