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August 2008
Communications Features
Motorola unveils new multi-band radios at APCO
New system from BAE Systems bridges interoperability gap
Communications Product Roundup
PoliceOne is focusing on news and information about Communications throughout August 2008. Check out some of the great new products available today.

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Communications Articles
AMBER alerts continue to decline

Texas police radio causes controversy

St. Paul police call communication key to convention peace

Philly police riding 2 to a car following radio glitches

Internet helps Denver cops prep for protests

P1 Exclusive: L.A. Sheriff "changing the paradigm" in addressing gang violence

Md. to make emergency workers' radios compatible
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Featured Product Article
Fixed-blade back-up knives



Most officers, whether they are in uniform or plain clothes, carry a folding knife while on duty and many also carry a folder while off-duty for self-defense. The ability to use a folder for any kind of self-defense, though, is limited by it’s access and opening mechanics. One of the few things that all knife experts agree on is that a fixed-blade knife is far superior to a folder for any kind of hard-use or fast-into-action application ... Full Article
Sponsored by Timberland PRO VALOR

The Timberland PRO® Valor series is an innovative line of footgear designed to meet the needs of law enforcement professionals by offering advanced levels of support, comfort and durability. The Timberland PRO® Valor series consists of six styles arranged in three product lines: Winter, ForceTech and Tactalite.

For information, visit www.timberlandpro.com.
Products in the News
GPS devices to monitor domestic abusers

LANSING, Mich. — Mary Babb was in her SUV last year when her estranged husband slammed into her with his pickup truck. The crash overturned Babb's vehicle and left her suspended upside-down by her seat belt. As she hung there helplessly, Thomas Babb fired two rounds , killing his wife in front of horrified witnesses outside the office where she worked ... Full Article

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N.J. police stockpile assault weapons

Tough words on lost O.C. badges
PoliceOne Tip
Caring for your knife



Clean and sharpen your knife when you clean your pistol. When I get home from the range and clean my weapon, I find that it takes just a few extra moments to also wipe my knife clean, drag it across the sharpening stone a few times ... Read tip


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Featured Firearm of the Month

Robinson Arms

XCR™


M-2Patrol Shotgun

Selected by Firearms Trainer John Farnam

Defense Training International

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Sponsored by Warnock Fleet

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Warnock Fleet's objective is to build quality municipal vehicles that meet the specific needs of our customers. Our position as an emergency vehicle specialist working closely with both the vehicle and equipment manufacturers enables us to offer the highest quality equipment and installation solutions.

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Featured Products





Panasonic
Toughbook U1

from Panasonic
N-Force™ Vest
from First Choice Armor



Leather Police Suspenders
from Boston Leather
XG-100
Multiband Radio
from Harris RF
Communications
Individual Comfort System
from Bates Footwear
Special Deals


Free Standard Shipping at CHIEF

That's right. When you add at least one pair of 5.11's Original Tactical Pants (#74251) to your order (any color, any size), standard shipping for your entire order is on us! Stock up on the most durable, most comfortable, most functional pant on the market today... and get free shipping on all your other gear too!

SpeedLaser Model S On Special from MPH Industries, Only $1,999

• Outperforms the Competition!
• Rugged Lexan® ABS Exterior Housing is “Cop Tough”
• Faster Target Acquisition Time (0.3 seconds)
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• Obstructed Mode Allows SpeedLaser® to Shoot Through Rain, Snow and Glass

Galati Tactical Rifle Case; Only $64
The original 45" Galati Tactical Rifle Case. The case for the heavy duty tactical weapons up to 45" in length. Fits the FN-FAL, FN-LAR, M-1 Garand, FN-49, Sig, M1-A, M-14 and others. Heavily padded with a total thickness of 2 1/2" of closed cell foam. Also features an extra rib of padding by the nose area of the case.
Tactical Bail Out Gear Bag from LA Police Gear; Save $33
This bag was originally designed for law enforcement (LAPD) and some of our friends in the U.S. military. Our earlier Bail-Out Bags are still in heavy daily use with: LAPD, San Jose P.D., Santa Clara County Sheriffs Office, San Francisco P.D. and individual officers across the country. They were designed from the ground up to be the ultimate personal gear carry/last resort bailout bag.
Order the New SureFire X300 and Receive a Crew Performance T-Shirt
Buy the all new SureFire X300 WeaponLight and get a free Limited Edition, Sure Fire/5.11 loose crew performance t-shirt. There is a mail-in hangtag affixed to the packaging of the X300. The t-shirt reads on the front-"I am the light at the end of the tunnel!"
Product Notes

TPD Trailers Built by Skilled Craftsman
Experience is the key to fine workmanship and we have the best. TPD craftsman are truly artisans at work. Every TPD Trailer is manufactured with the fit and finish of a fine luxury sports car. Perhaps that is why we have the most loyal customers on the planet! Learn More...

Wireless Prisoner Control Device For Patrol Car Use from Stun-Cuff
The Stun-Cuff PCU (Patrol Car Unit) mounts quickly and easily in the cab area or trunk of the vehicle using DC power. New circuitry controls the automatic charging system of the unit, and requires no maintenance. The Stun-Cuff PCU is placed on the prisoner and controlled by a wireless remote transmitter. Learn More...

Motorola Offers APX™ P25 Multi-Band Radios
Motorola’s APX 7000 radios deliver exceptional performance by combining advanced voice and data technology driven by the challenges that face mission critical users. APX portable radios provide interoperability on demand, as well as enhanced voice and data capabilities, in a revolutionary dual-sided design optimized for use in high stress situations. Learn More...

VisionTEK Finalizing New FrontLine 6.0
VisionTEK is finalizing the new FrontLine 6.0 application suite for Mobile Data Computers. The first release provides first responders a new, more robust, feature rich Messaging, CAD client and Wants and Warrants query system. Learn More...

Otis Offers LE Rifle/Pistol Cleaning System
This weapon cleaning system cleans and maintains all .223 Cal./5.56MM rifles and 9MM through .45 caliber pistols & sub machine guns. This kit includes three Memory-Flex® cleaning rods, a slotted tip, NATO adapter, 100% cotton cleaning patches, T-handle, obstruction remover, bore reflector/flag safety, and Otis O85™ Ultra Bore™ cleaner, lubricant & preservative. Other components, which are key to precision cleaning of your weapon, include components from the brass scraper tool set. Use Otis to ensure that your weapons work at their peak performance. Learn More...

Incident Commanders' Radio Interface™ from C-AT

The ICRI 2P-E (2 Port – Environmental) is a light weight, portable repeater that enhances emergency responders' command & control communications in building, below grade, and other non-line of sight emergency situations. The 2P-E also ‘bridges’ any two incompatible radio, cell, satellite, and landline phones, providing interoperability. Environmentally protected, the 2P-E measures 10” x 10” x 5” and operates for 24 hours on 6 "AA" batteries. Learn More...

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Kentucky State Police Award Contract to Central Lake Armor Express, Inc.
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BLACKHAWK! Dynamic Entry Introduces the Latest in Entry Rams, the Special Operations Entry Ram
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