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Delve into the innovative design and practical application of the GC Patrol Shield, a tool that addresses the unique challenges faced by patrol officers with its balance of simplicity, durability and comprehensive protection
How much safer and more confident would you feel knowing you have lightweight, ballistic protection between you and the threat?
Consider these tips to update tactical team training and procedures for barricaded suspects and hostage rescue operations in your jurisdiction
As Baltimore officers entered a stairwell with a ballistic shield, the suspect threw a knife at the officers, hitting the shield
Brownsville school district purchases IFAKs and 72 ballistic shields funded by a $382,252 grant from Gov. Greg Abbott
The company received feedback from officers when developing the shield to meet real-world requirements for routine deployment
The widow of one of the deputies said the ballistic shields could have saved her husband last year
The 2000 lumen light features a panoramic beam for situational awareness and Turbo-Strobe technology to aid in disorienting potential suspects
This lightweight, gimmick-free shield, is designed to protect an individual officer on the move from rifle rounds
Three new safety measures include a communications tower, tactical equipment and ballistic shields
“I encourage all eligible LE agencies to apply for this additional funding as we work together to keep all Texans safe,” Gov. Greg Abbott said
The department will create policies and procedures to ensure the equipment is only used during an active shooter event or emergency situation
It’s unacceptable to make patrol officers wait for a supervisor or SWAT officer for a ballistic shield, so let’s properly equip the first officers to arrive on scene
The ballistic shields can withstand guns, knives, needles and dogs, according to the company
The Swift Shield Compact is foldable, weighs less than 5 lbs. and is 3/8ths of an inch thick
Stay within your department’s budget while still protecting your officers