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Galls is “The Authority” when it comes to public safety equipment and apparel including law enforcement, SWAT and tactical equipment. This section of our Blog in dedicated to you and your profession – Law Enforcement. We hope to offer interesting current news and product spotlights to entertain and inform you of the trends and offers that impact your professions.

What Law Enforcement Officials Need During a Flu Pandemic

What is a pandemic exactly? An influenza pandemic occurs when a new strand of the influenza virus comes out and the population has little to no immunity to it; and there is possibly no vaccine yet for it. The disease will spread quickly and cause illness or even death. A pandemic [...]

2016-09-01T12:16:13+00:00 How To, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on What Law Enforcement Officials Need During a Flu Pandemic

3 Crucial Assets Every First Responder Should Have

During active shooter or mass casualty events, first responders and bystanders already on scene are often the only hope of saving lives. Each bleeding victim can die from blood loss in less than five minutes and cannot wait for an ambulance to arrive. Even after medical teams arrive, medics must still [...]

2016-11-15T09:44:19+00:00 Federal & Military, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on 3 Crucial Assets Every First Responder Should Have

5 Crucial Factors of Archiving Body-Worn and Vehicle Camera Videos

A lot of focus in the media goes to the capture of video from body-worn cameras (BWC) and in-car cameras by public safety professionals. Not nearly as much attention is given to how videos are archived. Unlike personal video, video public safety professionals capture is evidence and needs to be handled [...]

2016-09-01T12:16:41+00:00 Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on 5 Crucial Factors of Archiving Body-Worn and Vehicle Camera Videos

Bates Launches Athletic, Lightweight Tactical Footwear

Bates SRT and SRT-7 offer a new generation of footwear for public service professionals. Designed with action-contoured DuraFLEX instead of conventional leather uppers, these boots and shoes move faster and take corners sharper, just like high performance athletic shoes. […]

2016-08-26T10:40:10+00:00 Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on Bates Launches Athletic, Lightweight Tactical Footwear

6 Things to Consider When Presenting a Body-Worn Camera Program for Funding

Body-worn cameras (BWCs) have permeated public safety and not something to be taken lightly. Departments, especially small ones, are scrambling to consider the positives and negatives of their use, the scale of their deployment and what impacts these tools will have on their communities. […]

2016-10-13T15:04:42+00:00 Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on 6 Things to Consider When Presenting a Body-Worn Camera Program for Funding

New Body Worn and Dash Cameras

Start the New Year strong with a new body camera and dash camera. The Bureau of Justice Administration estimates that between 4,000 and 6,000 law enforcement agencies are planning to adopt or already adopted body worn cameras. Both of these pieces of equipment help make law enforcement officers’ jobs easier. Below [...]

2016-07-15T14:58:51+00:00 Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on New Body Worn and Dash Cameras

Tommie Copper: How Does it Work?

Tommie Copper is a notable brand of compression apparel that is infused with copper and designed to relieve pain in areas where worn. Unlike most compression wear, Tommie Copper promotes the idea of comfortable compression wear. Tommie Copper compression wear bridges the gap between athletic use and pain relief in overworked [...]

2016-06-24T11:24:58+00:00 Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on Tommie Copper: How Does it Work?

Things Law Enforcement Officers Want You To Know

Law enforcement is one of the most difficult, but rewarding careers out there. As civilians, we can help make officers’ jobs and lives easier. With the hard work law enforcement officers put in to keep the community safe, please consider the following things. […]

2016-06-24T11:25:29+00:00 Law Enforcement|Comments Off on Things Law Enforcement Officers Want You To Know

Tips for Handling Stress in Law Enforcement

Working as a law enforcement officer can certainly be a satisfying and rewarding job. However, it can just as easily be a stressful one. Working in law enforcement places a lot of responsibility and burdens on one’s shoulders, and sometimes it’s hard to remember that we are only human and sometimes [...]

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