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But for every life lost in the line of fire, thousands are saved by new technology in ballistics, body armor, bullet-proof protective gear and trauma preparedness packs. Now …

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How Do Bad Cops Stay in Power? Just Look at Miami.

Palacio says Ortiz stands up for "officers day in and day out wearing bulletproof vests in 95-degree weather trying to stop the wolves from getting to the sheep … Sometimes you feel, especially in the course of the past couple of years, you feel alone. You don't feel like you have backup."

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Bulletproof vests often struggle against knives (Armor resistance to piercing vs slashing vs. crushing damage is one of the most common "realism" systems done in RPGs and tactics games, both /v/ and /tg/, for a reason.) 40k has Power Armour, which can only be reliably threatened either by melee Power Weapons, or goddamn anti-tank guns.

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Psychological Reasons Cited for Policemen's Refusal to ...

Two pounds of armor can mean survival for a police officer, but thousands of officers eschew bullet-resistant vests and, for some, the decision is fatal. "I don't want to second-guess anybody.

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Lumberton police investigate hit-and-run that sends man to ...

Finance officer stole thousands of dollars from small NC town, state auditor says. October 25, 2021. A finance officer for the Scotland County town of …

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Why Chicago shouldn't ban body armor - Chicago Tribune

The felon arrested and charged was reportedly carrying a 9 mm Glock pistol — and wearing body armor. That got some aldermen busy on an ordinance to keep protective vests …

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2 OCPD Officers Receive New Bulletproof Vests After ...

2 OCPD Officers Receive New Bulletproof Vests After Surviving Shootings News 9 Two officers with the Oklahoma City Police Department were presented with tools needed in the field.

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/k/ - Is power armor a vidya joke or does it actually have ...

Genetic modification is a part of that. From what I understand about power armor lore and the like, it takes 3 main things. 1st, is of course the suit, 2nd is the human, and 3rd is the control apparatus, in no specific order, yet. You must have the man as powerful as is possible and/or reasonable.

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Person shot by police after vehicle flees officers in Auckland

He described seeing "swarms" of police officers wearing bullet-proof vests with their weapons drawn as the incident unfolded. Seeing some parademics wearing them too was "unreal". The Little Oven Café nearby earlier saw a number of police vehicles and ambulances go past their Frederick St address. This included armed police officers.

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NYC Vaccine Mandate: Officials Say Sanitation ...

Tens of thousands of city workers face unpaid leave Monday because they have not gotten the COVID-19 vaccine. Looking at the latest vaccination rates, the NYPD is at 84%, the Department of Sanitation is at 79%, FDNY is 90%, and the New York City Housing Authority is at 74%.. The total overall vaccination rate for city workers is at 91%.

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Firearms vs Armour in the late Middle Ages and Renaissance ...

Photo of Cuirassier armour ca 1610-1630 with "proof" marking courtesy of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City [4] Phased out before Obsolete It is during the period of the mid to late 17 th century that we saw a more rapid decline of the use of armour on the battlefield.. First with the downgrading of the full harness to three quarter and half plate to just the use of ...

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Authorities said an off-duty officer spotted a man wearing a bulletproof vest at a Shell gas station on Brookshire Boulevard. The officer said the man's actions with a firearm troubled people in the area and were raising a public safety concern.

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Thousands of city officers wearing obsolete bulletproof …

Tens of thousands of city officers are sitting ducks thanks to outdated bulletproof vests that should have been replaced years ago, sources and experts tell …

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I remember some years back when an eastern seaboard town was trying to make bulletproof vests mandatory wear for it's police force.The proposal was shelved when the cops said they'd quit if this became policy.The cops said the vests were "hot and cumbersome","limited their mobility"and above all"infringed on their freeedoms".They stated that it ...

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On Gun Issues, Red States Tell the Feds to 'Pound Sand ...

Parrish, 29, who was wearing a bulletproof vest, was shot 11 times. Some of the high-caliber rounds went through his body armor. The gunman, Matthew Riehl, a former Army reservist with a history of mental health problems, fired more than 100 rounds at officers in his suburban Denver apartment. Riehl was killed by police.

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Vests May Not Be Bulletproof - Los Angeles Times

Times Staff Writer. Nearly 3,000 Los Angeles police officers and tens of thousands of cops across the country are wearing bulletproof vests that might not be bulletproof…

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Woman helps provide body armor for SCSO K9s | Latest ...

Hester began a fundraising campaign in November 2018 to try and raise enough money to pay for vests for the other four K9s. She organized a spaghetti dinner/raffle and enlisted the help of students at Oak Point Elementary School to sell raffle tickets for the dinner and for quilts made and donated by Greta Lowe of Sugar Grove and Patty McKinney of Mountain City, Tenn. Individuals also made ...

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How a Police Officer in Iowa Helped Protect an Alaskan ...

The city bought 15 bulletproof vests, six of which are heavy duty, and donated two stun guns that were no longer in use. "It means a lot," Wongittilin said.

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Police Implement Mandatory Body Armor Policies

In the 1970s, when the first tactical bulletproof vests were available on the market, few police departments supplied bulletproof vests to their officers. It wasn't that long ago when communities would sponsor fundraising events to get local departments enough cash to purchase the vests for any officer who wanted one and not every police ...

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State Claims Misled On MoVal Barber Sweeps - Black Voice News

Authorities searched 16 businesses on April 2 and 15 that resulted in more than 180 violations totaling thousands of dollars in fines. Five of the six barbershops inspected April 2 are Black owned. Two people were arrested, a customer on suspicion of carrying a concealed handgun and a barber on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, and 80 ...

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'Behind the Vest' program saving Chicago Police …

The money is used to buy brand new vests for thousands of officers a year. "A lot of people don't know the vests expire," said Schuda. "So, over the course of five years, there's wear …

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What the Nobel Peace Prize says about freedom in Russia ...

The Nobel Peace Prize sometimes recognises groundbreaking efforts to resolve seemingly intractable conflicts, such as once-sworn enemies who …

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City puts $7.3 million toward new bulletproof vests for ...

Following a report that thousands of officers have been wearing outdated vests, the City Council last month proposed a $7.3 million allocation in the 2016 fiscal year budget to …

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Why You Need a Ballistic Shield - The Organic Prepper

Back in 2005, it came out that the officers of the NYPD were walking around the city in expired bulletproof vests. This was brought to light when a bullet killed a Brooklyn detective wearing the requisite gear when a bullet when through the front and back of the vest.

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Riverside Police Chief Presses Congress To Help Fund ...

Without federal funding, Weitzel said the costs four bulletproof vests for his department would double to $6,000; and he'd have to cut from other areas to make up the $3,000 difference.

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SPEED READ -- "Thousands of city officers wearing obsolete bulletproof vests," by Post's Rebecca Harshbarger: "Tens of thousands of city officers are sitting ducks thanks to outdated ...

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In Wake of Two Deaths, Auxiliary Police Will Get Safety Vests

Jeremy M. Lange for The New York Times. By Sewell Chan and Cara Buckley. March 28, 2007. New York City will supply bullet-resistant vests to all of its 4,500 auxiliary police officers, city ...

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Breaking: N.C. Cop Shot by Teen Wearing Bullet Proof Vest

A sixteen year old boy wearing a bullet proof vest fired on Cornelius, North Carolina police officers Saturday, wounding one officer. The officers were responding to a domestic disturbance call at the boy's house in Cornelius, a small town located on Lake Norman in Mecklenburg County just north of Charlotte. Advertisement - story continues below.

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Cleveland gears up for Republican convention with riot ...

Cleveland is gearing up its cops for the Republican National Convention in July by buying thousands of body armor suits. The city is in the market for 2,000 sets of riot armor…

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Yellow Vest protests, Paris: Police fire tear gas, more ...

Yellow Vest protests erupt again in Paris, as police fire tear gas Shocking scenes have rocked Paris with huge mobs of protesters turning violent. More than 1000 people have been arrested.

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'I wish we didn't even have to get to this point': Doctor ...

You should go to the doctor and checked out even if you're wearing a bulletproof vest on when you got shot. But you are also more likely to be discharged because the bulletproof vest did their job ...

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Стефани Майер. The Twilight Saga The Official Illustrated Guide. Fans of the №1 New York Times bestselling Twilight Saga will treasure this definitive official guide! This must-have hardcover edition-the only official guide is the definitive encyclopedic reference to the Twilight Saga and provides readers with everything they need to further explore the unforgettable world ...

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Breaking: Police officer shot in chest, saved by ...

A police officer was shot in the chest in Brooklyn on Sunday night, but his bulletproof vest saved him. ... The airline ceased operations, leaving thousands of workers unemployed and others with lower pay on a new carrier, union reps say. 19h ago. The Daily Beast.

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7 Grants for Officer Safety & Public Safety – First ...

Thousands of law enforcement professionals in the United States and around the world are working in dangerous environments and they do not have a ballistic vest to protect them. In addition, thousands of officers are graciously provided new ballistic vests every 5 years. While the manufacturer warranty may be expired, often the vest will still ...

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