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Meet America’s New Favorite Police Vehicle

Meet America’s New Favorite Police Vehicle

Ed. Note: Congratulations to Ford Motor Company for being the maker of the best-selling police vehicle in the United States! New figures from sales tracking firm IHS Market show that the SUV version of Ford’s Police Interceptor—a modified Explorer—just crossed the 50% market share threshold for the first time since it was introduced in 2012.

Pride in Honoring Our Own

It comes down to one word: Brotherhood by Susan Yerkes It’s not strange that David Putnam spends a good part of most days thinking about death in the line of duty. Putnam, who retired from the San Antonio Police Department years ago, is no longer in the daily line of fire. But over the last

Point Blank Honors Officer

Yesterday, Point Blank honored Deputy Abdullah Bholat for his bravery and dedication in serving his community in Paris, Kentucky. Mike Lafferty, Manufacturer’s representative along with representatives from RJ Wagner presented Officer Bholat with the Point Blank National SAVES Recognition Award. The company is proud to have had the opportunity to show our appreciation for his service

GideonTactical’s Illuminating New Gear

GideonTactical is excited to offer new Petzl headlamps in a wide, varied assortment of models and colors. Revered as innovators that utilize unique, constantly evolving technologies in order to continuously invent and design headlamps with superior levels of light output, Petzl has grown to become a trusted supplier of reliable, versatile illumination-based products. Their 30-plus

Smith & Warren’s Award-Winning Badge

Smith & Warren, a U.S. manufacturer of uniform badges and insignia, won the North American Association of Uniform Manufacturer and Distributors (NAUMD) “Best Badge or Emblem Design” Innovation Award for its Pasadena Police Department badge. “Our department has over 250 sworn police officers, and we needed a badge that represented our community and dedication to

The Ride To Honor Fallen Heroes

On May 12, thousands of law enforcement officers will bike to Washington, DC from points in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Virginia, as they participate in the 2017 Police Unity Tour. The annual event, to raise awareness of fallen officers and funds for the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial, has kicked off Police Week every year

Sheriff’s Office Embraces Body Worn Video

Axon, a global leader in connected law enforcement technologies, today announced the purchase of 1,200 Axon Body 2 cameras by the Alameda County Sheriff’s Office (ACSO) making it the 22nd member of the 77 Major County Sheriffs of America to join the Axon network. The deal includes a five-year license on the Officer Safety

First Tactical Merges with Point Blank

Representatives from Point Blank Enterprises and First Tactical announced this week that the two companies have merged and will build an integrated clothing and body armor system. Point Blank Enterprises is currently the premier source of body armor systems in the world, with 44 years of experience providing innovative personal protection products to the public