Monthly Archives: August 2017

Plate Racks and Carriers

ProTech Tactical’s integrated tactical plate racks and carriers featuring FirstSpear technologies (Photo: ProTech Tactical/Safariland) ProTech Tactical’s complete line of integrated tactical plate racks and carriers featuring FirstSpear technologies is now available. These product additions are intended to expand the ability of users to personalize their armor with an array of configurations for five of the

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OK Sheriff’s Office Hires Former Tulsa Officer Betty Shelby

The Rogers County (OK) Sheriff’s Office has hired the former Tulsa police officer acquitted in the deadly shooting of Terence Crutcher, reports KOCO. Betty Shelby, who retired from the Tulsa (OK) Police Department after she was assigned to work a desk job, has been hired as a volunteer reserve deputy. Shelby could be hired full

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NY Officer Shot Responding to Call, Suspect Barricaded

A New York City police officer has been shot and wounded in Brooklyn, but may have been saved from more serious harm by a bulletproof vest, reports the Associated Press. Police said officers were responding to a report of an emotionally disturbed person when a man opened fire. Some shots hit the officer’s vest; another

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Portland Selects Its First Female African American Police Chief

Asistant Chief Danielle Outlaw of the Oakland (CA) Police Department will be the first African American woman to head the Portland Police Bureau. Danielle Outlaw, a 19-year veteran of the Oakland (CA) Police Department who started as a police explorer when she was in high school, will serve as Portland, OR’s next police chief, only

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