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July 2007

Field Tests: Advancer V-12 goggle
from Eye Safety Systems

By Mike Boyle, The Police Marksman

In a life-threatening situation, our reliance on our primary sensory receptor (our eyes) becomes even more critical. In short, warriors need to protect their vision.

Unique to the Eye Safety Systems (ESS) line is the Advancer V-12, billed as the most advanced military goggle in the world. After personally checking out the V-12, I’m confident this protective eyewear has much to offer the soldier and tactical specialist ... Full Article

Featured Firearm of the Month
M14 Enhanced Battle Rifle
The STI International Escort
Selected by President, The Practical Shooting Academy, Inc.
Ron Avery

Sponsored by PTS Manufacturing

PTS Manufacturing, Inc can build gun racks and other police equipment to meet your needs. PTS is also getting ready to release for sale a patent pending gun locking box for the Harley Davidson police motorcycle, and a gun rack for the partition mount to hold weapons extra attachments.

Electronic Traffic Citations:
How to Deploy the Right Solution for Your Agency

Many of today’s law enforcement agencies are struggling to balance the increasing demand from their citizens for more service with limited and/or declining budgets.

One of the easiest and most cost-effective ways agencies can address this issue is by deploying an electronic ticketing solution, which can significantly decrease cost and improve officer safety ... Full Article

Products in the News

High-tech gunshot sensors, cameras help N.J. community go silent

EAST ORANGE, N.J.—Barney Wright remembers a night three years back when the body of a young man was found in the weeds on Lenox Avenue hours after it was filled with bullets — only because someone walking by heard his cell phone ring ... Full Article

Also in the News:
Uncle Sam to SCUBA divers: I want you

Penn. county buys firearms training simulator

New high-tech device pinpoints speeders for Calif. police

Sponsored by TASER International

On July 9, 2007, TASER International introduced the world’s first wireless TASER® device, the revolutionary eXtended Range Electronic Projectile, or XREP.  Launched from a standard 12-gauge shotgun, the XREP delivers TASER Neuro-Muscular Incapacitation (NMI) in a self-contained projectile system weighing only half an ounce. TASER plans to release the XREP into a pilot program for 6 to 12 months starting fall, 2007, with full production release in 2008. Visit www.TASER.com/XREP for more information.

PoliceOne Product Tips

Hide your cuff key where you can always reach it
The truth about knives

Safariland Nylok Pro series makes a belt keeper with a hidden handcuff

key in it. The key is secured to the underside by the snap. When the belt keeper is in place it is completely undetectable. I wear mine on the back of my belt toward my strong side so it can be reached if my hands are in front of or behind me ... Read tip

Visit the Restraints category on PoliceOne

Read all PoliceOne Officer Safety tips

I am an advocate of carrying a good knife or two on duty. I personally carry a Cold Steel Recon 1 (tanto point version) every day while on patrol. Here are some practical guidelines for choosing a good duty knife:

1. Decide if you want to carry one or two knives. One working knife to beat, bang, pry and get dirty, along with one for personal defense ... Read tip

Visit the Knives category on PoliceOne

Visit the PoliceOne Edged Weapons topic

Featured Products

K-9 Cruise Eze
from Ray Allen
Armor Express Female Armor
from Armor Express

High Security Handcuffs
from Hiatt USA
from Safety Vision
from DeSantis Holsters
The Hammer Head
from LSTK, Inc.

Special Deals
Free 5.11 Tactical at CHIEFsupply.com!

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5.11 Tactical ® Holster Pants Available from Brigade Quartermasters
Like a Tactical Vest for your legs, the beefed-up thigh cargo pockets of 5.11’s Holster Pants include exterior mag pockets. Your holster’s leg straps thread behind them, allowing you free access to backup mags or other gear. Cotton with a touch of Spandex® allows a greater range of motion and just enough “give” for foot pursuits or team BBQs. Available now from Brigade Quartermasters at a discounted price!
GT Distributors Now Carries INOVA LED Lights at Discounted Prices
The perfect example of leading-edge technology and convenience in a rechargable, best-in-class LED Flashlight. The most advanced rechargable lithium ion available today, it combines handling with lower battery replacement costs. The T4 projects uniform light up to 300 feet for up to 2 hrs.
Special Discount for PoliceOne Members on the New Paulson ES-1
The Paulson EarShield ES-1 introductory price, only for July and August, is $79.99 with UPS ground free delivery. In addition, PoliceOne readers will get a special discount when calling in. Be sure to use special code Policeone47206 for a $5.00 discount when calling 1.800.542.2451 to order.

Product Notes

Magnafire 5000™ New Space-Saving Emergency Scene Light by Havis-Shields
Havis-Shields introduces the New Magnafire 5000™ high-intensity emergency scene light. This latest addition to the Magnafire Series features a smaller space-saving design at only 9.18” wide! The Magnafire 5000™ produces more light with less power, reduces maintenance time, saves money and best of all saves space!  No generator needed for the 12V version! Learn More...

J&N Tactical Offers The World's Toughest Flash Bang Pole
Is your tactical team looking for a safe and effective way to deploy noise flash diversionary devices? Look no further - J&N Tactical has released the new BP-6000 for 2007. The BP-6000 accomodates most N.F.D.D.’s on the market today. Learn More...

First Choice Armor Introduces Inertia™ Brand Concealable Body Armor

Inertia™ brand concealable body armor provides superior flexibility and features not commonly found in Level II and III. Twaron® based ballistic panel conforms to most body contours, while Gold Flex™ layering allows the vest to exhibit almost zero visibility. The Inertia’s special combination of these two fibers exceeds industry armor standards, making the package that much more “universal,” regardless of duty uniform, operation or deployment. Learn More...

FLIR Systems Launches PatrolIR
The PatrolIR is a thermal imaging camera designed for use on law enforcement vehicles. PatrolIR’s 35mm lens provides officers with high quality infrared video of their surroundings day or night. Easily integrated onto any vehicle, PatrolIR can see a person from nearly 1/2 a mile away in total darkness. Learn More...

Rock River Arms Introduces Their Tactical and Elite UTE2 Rifles
Rock River Arms has the reputation for producing top quality AR15s and custom 1911s. What sets Rock River Arms apart from the competition is their versatility to produce weapons to such rigorous specifications. What makes the Tactical and Elite UTE2 Rifles so unique is the new one-piece UTE2 upper receiver. The upper marries the flat top versatility of the A4 with a built-in rear sight for co-witness use. Differentiating the Tactical and Elite UTE2 is the handguard length. Learn More...

Streamlight® Introduces Enhanced Stylus LED Flashlight

Streamlight® Inc., a leading manufacturer of high-performance flashlights, has introduced the Streamlight Stylus ProTM LED, a brighter and more powerful version of its popular Stylus penlight, designed to give law enforcement professionals increased features and visibility. Learn More...

Press Releases

Redesigned StacoSwitch Compact Steering Wheel Keyboard Holder Maximizes Performance

ICS Releases its Latest Version of the Computer Forensic Portable Lab for Field Applications

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Own the Night with Bullard TacSight S2
[Bullard TacSight]

E.A.R., Inc. Launches New E.A.R. Advantage
[E.A.R., Inc.]

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