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How to buy less lethal products (eBook)

Download this Police1 less lethal products buying guide to learn key steps for product selection, purchasing and implementation


Less lethal weapons have changed the way law enforcers respond to potential threats. These devices are force multipliers that assist agencies in avoiding the use of lethal force against a dangerous suspect by using any tactic that ends the threat posed by the suspect without ending the life of the suspect. This humane quest to avoid using deadly force led to the development of an incredible variety of munitions that have served law enforcement and corrections well.

Less lethal weapons are broken up into several different categories — you will want to consider each of them, remembering that you’re probably best served with a good mix of tools.

This Police1 guide to buying less lethal products – whether you are leading a purchase for the first time or looking to upgrade your department’s existing products – provides an overview of the many options available so you can arrive at purchase decisions for the type of munitions and delivery platforms that will serve your agency best.

Included in this guide:

  • Key considerations before purchasing
  • Top implementation considerations
  • Questions to ask vendors
  • Company directory

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