The Vest That Will Change Lives

By Armor Matters Editor

Introducing Alpha Elite with Dyneema from Point Blank Armor

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Body Armor Saves Officer in Navy Yard Shooting

By Associated Press

A District of Columbia police officer was shot in the chest but was saved by his protective vest while responding to the shootings at the Washington Navy Yard, Police Chief Cathy Lanier said Tuesday.

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Project Active Armor

By Gailynne M. Ferguson

Following this awareness program from conceptual idea to presentation

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Texas Officer, Shot in Face, Captures Gunman

(WJLA) – Police officers are sworn to do all they can to protect and serve, and there’s very little that can stand in their way in most cases. For an officer in Texas this past weekend, not even a gunshot to the face was going to stop her from chasing and capturing a suspect. Ann […]

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Texas Officer, Shot in Face, Captures Gunman

(WJLA) – Police officers are sworn to do all they can to protect and serve, and there’s very little that can stand in their way in most cases. For an officer in Texas this past weekend, not even a gunshot to the face was going to stop her from chasing and capturing a suspect. Ann […]

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Video: Vest Save Highlighted in IACP’s Recognition of Pennsylvania Trooper’s Heroic Crash

Alexandria, VA – The IACP/DuPont™ Kevlar® Survivors’ Club® honored Pennsylvania State Trooper First Class Timothy Strohmeyer at the 120th Annual International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) Conference and Expo in Philadelphia, PA, on October 21. The IACP/DuPont™ Kevlar® Survivors’ Club® pays tribute to those deserving officers who have avoided serious or potentially fatal injuries […]

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Philadelphia Officer Critically Wounded in Shooting

Suspect shoved a handgun up under the officer’s body armor.

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Boca Raton (Fla.) Police Chief Daniel Alexander Talks about Exterior Carriers

Wearing armor is already ingrained in the Boca Raton PD culture, and officers on the street introduced the idea of exterior carriers.

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