The evolution of protective body armor (eBook)
How ballistic armor is advancing to keep up with today’s new threats
Sponsored by ATS Armor
By PoliceOne BrandFocus Staff
Mass shooting events. Police ambushes. Acts of terror. As these types of incidents increase in frequency and the perpetrators evolve their tactics and weapons to maximize death and destruction, law enforcement must similarly evolve its tactics and tools in response.
All line-level officers need to be ready to respond to multiple threats that require the protection provided by both soft and rifle-rated body armor. It is imperative that law enforcement leaders stay educated on the armor developments to help protect officers from the myriad threats they face every day.
In this free eBook you’ll learn:
- Why today’s threats require a new level of body armor.
- How body armor technology is advancing to meet these new threats.
- What changes in body armor ballistic standards are required to meet NIJ standards.
- What to look for when choosing body armor for your department.