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September 2008
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Footwear Product Roundup
PoliceOne is focusing on news and information about police footwear throughout September 2008.

Check out some of the great footwear products, including boots and tactical footwear, available today.

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Footwear Feature
Danner explains custom boot program

How much time do you spend on your feet? An Oregon company called Danner is betting that the ability to design custom boots – made to order for perfect comfort, stability, and durability ...

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Featured Product Article
Best boots: PoliceOne members speak out

PoliceOne recently asked members active on the PoliceOne Forums the following simple question to which there are myriad equally valid answers:

“Who makes the boots and/or shoes you wear and why do you like/love your chosen brand of footwear? Everyone is different so no single manufacturer is going to be right for everyone ...” Full Article
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Products in the News
Small GPS devices help prosecutors win convictions

Like millions of motorists, Eric Hanson used a GPS unit in his Chevrolet TrailBlazer to find his way around. He probably didn't expect that prosecutors would eventually use it too - to help convict him of killing four family members. Prosecutors in suburban Chicago analyzed data from the Garmin GPS device to pinpoint where Hanson had been ... Full Article

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PoliceOne Tip
Can Your Boot Laces Be Deadly?

It sounds like a weird scenario, but tucking your bootlaces inside your boots could potentially mean the difference between life and death. I learned this the hard way and, luckily, it was not a life or death situation ... Read tip

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Featured Firearm of the Month


M-2Patrol Shotgun

Selected by Firearms Trainer John Farnam

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Save big on Diamondback Tactical BattleLab Nylon Gear

Because of our commitment to offering superior products, Diamondback Tactical uses only US-made 1000 denier and 500 denier Cordura® nylon fabric and webbing to construct our packs, bags and pouches and to cover our armor. Cordura® nylon is INVISTA's branded fabric offering and has been the industry Gold standard for over 25 years.

Receive a Shoe Shine Kit and 5.11 Tactical Socks from CHIEF

Buy any pair of 5.11 Tactical’s legendary boots from CHIEF and receive a free shoe shine kit and a free pair of 5.11 Tactical socks (a combined $25 value)! With over 20 models to choose from, starting from just $65, isn’t it about time you see what all the buzz is about? Don’t miss out on this one – shop 5.11 footwear today!
Brickhouse Security Offers Mail-in Rebate for Livewire
Incredible 1 second updates with this real-time GPS Tracker – watch all movement in real-time. Zoom in on a map and view exact street location and speed, accurate up to 8 inches and 1/4 mph. 90-day history report and 10-day battery life, this motion-activated GPS Tracker is perfect for sting operations, suspect/officer tracking, and more.
Black Combat Original Ripple Boot, Only $64.95 from ALTAMA Footwear
Topline: 10" Ripple sole black all-leather combat boots with removable Cambrelle®-covered innersoles and coated aluminum speedlace system.
• Height - 10"
• Sole Pattern - Ripple
• Black All Leather
• Collar - Nylon Webbing
• Outsole - Rubber, Ripple Design
Dutyman War Bag, Only $44.50 from Neve's Uniforms and Equipment

All purpose patrol and gear bag is just the right size to hold all your gear when going on duty.  Plenty of built in pockets and features to meet the needs of a busy professional.
• Adjustable/detachable boomerang shoulder strap
• Flashlight Pocket
• Cell phone pocket
• Clipboard area with divider

Product Notes

Danner Offers the Striker™ Side Zip II GTX
Danner’s Striker™ Side Zip II GTX features a GORE-TEX® liner, a non-Metallic YKK® side zipper for easy entry and exit, and provides an oil and slip resistant outsole. Available in plain toe or the Pro-Tec™ non-metallic toe, the Striker Side Zip II GTX meets or exceeds ASTM standards and is NTOA (National Tactical Officers Association) Tested and Approved. Learn More...

Carbotech Brake Pads Deliver up to Four Times the Mileage of Conventional Brakes
Every law enforcement department needs to keep their vehicles out of the shop and in service, helping their community. Carbotech performance brakes can get that done, more reliably than any other brake alternative. Carbotech brake pads deliver up to four times the mileage of conventional brakes, while protecting those rotors that are expensive to repair or replace. This means you can keep your patrol in service and reduce the amount of money you have to take out of your already tight budget…money that can be spent on other much-needed equipment and personnel. Learn More...

Watershed Makes Jackets Specifically for First Responders
WaterShed, Inc. helps its customers protect themselves from all that Mother Nature dishes out. Our StormForce brand outerwear provides the ultimate answer. Our robust products using GORE-TEX® fabric, have benefited from over 30 years of field tested use by Police, Sheriff, Military, Fire Fighters, Industrial customers and many more. Learn More...

Enforsys Offers PoliSys®, CAD and RMS System
PoliSys® is a multi-media, browser-based software solution that includes Computer Aided Dispatch, Records Management System (RMS), and full mobile computing. Its capabilities include GIS enabled crime analysis, National Incident-Based Reporting System (NIBRS) interface and numerous reporting functions including Uniform Crime Reports (UCR). While the PoliSys system seamlessly integrates the main functionalities of CAD, RMS, and mobile data computers (MDC), it also serves the needs of reporting, vehicle maintenance management, personnel scheduling, and time and attendance. Learn More...

Sleuth Software Offers RMS
Sleuth Software offers Records Management System to provide quick and easy access to critical information, allowing agencies to quickly extract, filter, and share information from multiple sources, and better manage their internal information processes with this safety management system. Learn More...

TeleStaff by PDSI Meets Complex Staffing Needs of Law Enforcement Organizations
TeleStaff is Public Safety’s leading employee scheduling and notification system. TeleStaff manages daily roll call, scheduling, overtime, compliance, work notifications, leave, as well as day off and shift assignment bidding. Nearly 500 Public Safety Agencies rely on TeleStaff each day. Learn More...

Press Releases

Setcom Enhances Its Waterproof Liberator Wireless Transmitter
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Introducing the New Tru-Spec® 24/7™ All Season Pants

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First Choice Armor Presents Its Newest Innovative Product: N-Force Ballistic Vest Series
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Bates Wins Special Operations Forces Contract to Manufacture High Performance Tactical Combat Boot

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