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Bomb Blankets, for when you really, really need a security blanket

Bomb Blankets, for when you really, really need a security blanket
Linus had his security blanket, and modern law enforcement and security personnel now have one too - the bomb blanket. A bomb blanket is a flexible...

Ballistic Panels, Hide in Plain Sight

Ballistic Panels, Hide in Plain Sight
The problem with an active shooter is that we rarely know when and where one will spring up. If we had any inkling of an impending attack, we could...

Select the Right Body Armor for Your Needs

select the right body armor for your needs
If there is a chance you could find yourself in a situation where bullets are flying, it may be time to buy a bulletproof vest. These vests are usu...

What 4 Questions You Should Be Asking When It’s Time To Buy Body Armor?

What 4 Questions You Should Be Asking When It’s Time To Buy Body Armor?
Law enforcement officers that opt not to wear body armor on a regular basis are up to four times more likely to be killed from a gunshot wound to t...

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

body armor
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

security robots
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

safe fall camping
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...