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Product-Newsletter-June-2007

PoliceOne
Product Newsletter
June 2007
Featured Report
Don't play Russian Roulette with your body armor...or your life
When a bullet strikes body armor, it is caught in a web of very strong fibers. These fibers absorb and disperse the impact energy that is transmitted to the vest from the bullet, causing the bullet to "mushroom." Additional energy is absorbed by each successive layer of material in the vest, until the bullet has been stopped. The five most common ways to improperly care for your body armor could be fatal mistakes ... Full Article
Featured Firearm of the Month
M14 Enhanced Battle Rifle
Coming Soon from Kimber - 84M LPT™ Light Police Tactical

Selected by Police Firearms Trainer and Author - Dick Fairburn

Sponsored by Armor Express

At Armor Express, our commitment to SAVING LIVES continues by providing superior quality body armor with unparalleled protection, comfort, wearability, and service. The Halo Ballistic System is our lightest and most flexible armor. When coupled with the Evolution Carrier, Halo provides first rate comfort and protection. Available in both male and structured female.


Products in the News




Cell phone as surveillance: Technology bytes into crime


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — That cell phone on your hip or in your purse isn’t just for talking anymore, and criminals looking to steal your information know it. But the bad guys aren’t the only ones taking advantage of the ever-changing technology. Crime investigators are increasingly using cell phones, surveillance video cameras and other devices to nab suspects and solve cases ... Full Article

Also in the News:
Baltimore police run out of pants

Aerial software images helps police

N.Y. transit authority's million-dollar radio network too bogged down to use

PoliceOne Product Tips

A $1 solution to microphone issues
Buying & wearing sunglasses


I've come up with a $1.00 solution for those who have had difficulty finding the right place to secure their lapel microphone on their uniform without it falling off during a foot chase or have worried about the risk of a determined suspect using it to strangle them.

First, obtain a keyring 1" in diameter (or correct size for your mic); the color dosn't matter, since the mic itself will conceal it when it is attached ... Read tip

Visit the PoliceOne Mics page

Read all PoliceOne Officer Safety tips


There are always debates on the use of any equipment, right down to your underwear.

One of the debates I find funny is the use of sunglasses during daytime patrol. Absolutely wear sunglasses during the sunlight. They protect your eyes from harmful UV light and from foreign materials.

They also conceal your eyes so no one knows where you are looking ... Read tip

Visit the PoliceOne Eyewear page


Featured Products




Electronic Traffic Citations
By Advanced Public Safety
First Responders Credit Card
from First Responders Financial




M-4 Recon
from Bates Footwear
Home Emergency Pocket Guide
from Informed Publishing
Survivair Gas Mask
from Defense Technology
FIDO
from Robotic FX

Special Deals
Monthly Specials From SymbolArts

SymbolArts features a different valuable special each month.

SymbolArts is a leading producer of high quality public safety insignia items. These innovative products are custom designed to express the specific needs of each customer. Now, SymbolArts are available for even more competitive prices!

Buy a 5.11 Tactical Shirt, get UnderGear Free!

511HQ.com is offering a Free 5.11 Tactical UnderGear Tight-Fit T-Shirt for every 5.11 Tactical Shirt you purchase. This offer only applies to special item number RR-TSP, while supplies last.

The $1,200 PSM Group Grab Bag Giveaway
Each month, a name will be drawn at random from the entries submitted. If drawn, you will be notified via email. Your size information, etc. will be requested at that time for prize fulfillment. Contents may vary and all grab bags are not guaranteed to feature items from every manufacturer. Manufacturers include Bates, Backinton, Combined Tactical Systems and Damascus.
Special Pricing on Stackable Weapon Racks from TSI
The racks come with optional meshed security gates. Save space by stacking one rack on top of another and back-to-back. They can be easily configured or re-configured when the need arises. Transporting these is a breeze - place them into a truck or van effortlessly.
Maxpedition Hard-use Gear
Maxpedition would love to see photos of our hard-use gear in action and add them to the Customer Photo Gallery on Maxpedition.com. For each photo of yours that is added to the gallery, we'll send you a coupon code good for $15 toward your next Maxpedition.com online purchase!

Product Notes

Transmit Further than Ever with Bullard Wireless Transmitter!
Transmit a clear picture across a longer distance! Housed in an attachable handle, the multi-channel transmitter enables monitoring of the thermal imaging video remotely. The improved Bullard transmitter offers a transmitting distance three times farther than any other transmitter! Learn More...

ATN Brings You the Latest Advancement in Night Vision Optics
Representing the latest advancement in Night Vision optics, the ATN PS22 gives your daytime tactical scope Night Vision capability in a matter of seconds. The PS22 mounts in front of a daytime scope to provide it with night time operation. No shift of impact, no need to re-zero or change in eye relief occurs. The PS22 system is one of the most compact and lightweight units in its class at only 640 grams. Learn More...

Highly Visible, Environmentally-friendly LiteFlare from StacoSwitch
LiteFlare, a compact electronic signaling device, is a practical and safe alternative to the incendiary flare. This durable product is highly visible, making it ideal for accident scenes, emergencies, or other traffic control situations. There are no open flames, no toxic fumes emitted, no chemicals to clean up, and no burn damages to repair from using the LiteFlare. The LiteFlare is fully waterproof to 80 feet, has a battery shelf life of 10 years, and is capable of operating under temperatures of 212 degrees F. Learn More...

ETS Development Group, LLC Developes New Software Package
ETS has developed a software package to integrate with their Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD) System and Records Management System (RMS). ETS provides a silent dispatch and local/regional warrant/criminal history search capability and expands the functionality to include local mapping and field reporting. ETS implements many value-added features, such as a training mode and automatic downloads of client software updates to decrease ongoing maintenance and support costs for our customers. Learn More...

Panasonic Toughbook® Arbitrator: Rugged and Durable
The Toughbook® Arbitrator is a rugged and durable mobile digital video system designed for demanding environments. It offers unparalleled video capture, storage and transfer - and is designed to work with back end software for seamless video management, archiving and retrieving. Also features an optional 3.5" TFT LCD control panel for stand-alone operation. For more information, please call 1-800-662-3537 or visit panasonic.com/toughbook/lawenforcement.

Leupold® Introduces New Mark 2™ Tactical Riflescopes

Leupold® introduces new Mark 2™ tactical riflescopes designed to meet the needs of military and law enforcement professionals who require exceptional optical quality at an affordable price. The new Mark 2 models include the 1.5-4x20mm, 3-9x40mm Hunter, 3-9x40mm T2, 4-12x40mm Adjustable Objective T2 and 6-18x40mm Adjustable Objective T1 riflescopes. Learn More...


Press Releases

Holster for Section8tactical Ultimate Retention Device
[Section8tactical]

The Ultimate Undergear: Introducing the 5.11 Tactical® Sports Brief with 3D Wicking

[5.11 Tactical]

Center Mass, Inc. Adds Pistol Instructor School to Training Course Schedule
[Center Mass, Inc]

General Dynamics Itronix Hits Market with Smallest, Lightest Rugged Notebook Computer
[General Dynamics]


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