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Scott Burton is the founder and chief editor of the BodyArmorNews.com website. In 2005 his keen interest in the body amor industry motivated Scott to create a platform where he could share and publish body armor related articles.
Rifle-Resistant Vests

Texas Spending $23M to Equip Law Enforcement with Rifle-Resistant Vests, Including...

Texas has committed $23 million to provide officers throughout the state with much needed increased protection. Law enforcement agencies will receive grants for the...
EMS bulletproof vests / EMS body armor

Body Armor to be Worn by EMTs Due to Increased Risk...

Jason Campbell, CC/NRP, Chief and CEO of South Central Emergency Medical Services in Dauphin County, PA, is absolutely convinced that his EMTs now need...

Lives Saved by Alpha Elite Body Armor Recognized at 2018 SHOT...

Near the end of 2017, Green Castle, Indiana police officer Luke Brown was pursuing a thief when he ran into his home. As a...
DSM logo

European Patent Office Upholds Key patent behind Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology

A key patent of DSM Dyneema, protecting its Dyneema® Force Multiplier Technology will be maintained after a second challenge before the Boards of Appeal...

Texas Officials to Provide Sufficient Funds for Enough Bulletproof Vests to...

Hundreds of law enforcement agencies in Texas are scheduled to get bulletproof vests paid for by a state grant with Houston and Harris County...
Merg KDH and Armor Express

KDH Defense Systems and Armor Express Merge

Central Lake Armor Express, Inc. ("Armor Express"), a leading manufacturer and distributor of high-performance body armor solutions, is proud to announce that it has...
armor piercing bullets

Armor Piercing Bullets used by Jaish-e-Mohammed in his December 31st Attack...

The 3 Fedayeen members of Jaish-e-Mohammed who attacked the CRPF camp in Lethpora Village of Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama District on December 31, 2017...
FBI - Law Enforcement Officers

Increase in U.S. Law Enforcement Officers Being Killed

According to the FBI’s 2016 report on Law Enforcement Officers Killed & Assaulted (LEOKA), which was recently released, 118 officers were killed and 57,180...
Bulletproof Vests

25 Things People Didn’t Know About Bulletproof Vests

Bulletproof vests … it’s the one item in a police officer’s job that they take for granted. The problem with this is that it’s...
bulletproof clothing Miguel Caballero

America Has a Growing Demand for Bulletproof Clothing

Last August, Miguel Caballero took aim, pulled the trigger, and shot his wife Caroline for the second time in the past nine years. The Colombian...

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