Vel Tye Tactical Gear News

June 28, 2018

4 Essential Ongoing Training Programs for Police


Modern policework is about being prepared as much as it is being proactive. Forward-thinking police departments spend significant time and resources on both formal and informal ongoing training...

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Topics: Police Department, Protective gear, Training Programs for Police

May 04, 2018

How to Maximize Your Tactical Gear Grant Funds


Tactical grants can change the way police departments operate. Intended to serve a specific need or purpose, grants can often mean the difference between officers operating with insufficient...

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Topics: Tactical Gear, Protective gear, Tactical Gear Grant

March 15, 2018

"What Does the NIJ Certification Process Look Like?"


The NIJ certification process is considered the most stringent testing for tactical gear in the industry. The National Institute of Justice has been certifying various types of tactical...

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Topics: Tactical Accessories, Body Armor, Protective gear, NIJ Certified

January 15, 2018

What is NIJ Certified Tactical Gear?


NIJ Certified gear is the pinnacle of quality in tactical equipment. For several decades, the National Institute of Justice has managed a standards-based, voluntary compliance testing program...

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Topics: Hard Body Armor, Soft Body Armor, Tactical Gear, Protective gear