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Police: How To Stay Safe While On Duty

Personal safety is a key concern for police officers and public safety officers. Quite simply, law enforcement can be difficult, dangerous and potentially deadly. In 2010, 132 police officers died due to gun and traffic related incidents. Assault and injuries numbers were much higher. How can you better protect yourself and [...]

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2 Reasons Why You Need A New Tactical Flashlight

It's time for a new tactical flashlight. Have you considered upgrading your older model for something new? What is a tactical flashlight? Very simply, a tactical flashlight is any flashlight used with a handgun with the purpose of illuminating a target. These flashlights are typically small, lightweight and handheld (though many [...]

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A Special Thank You from Galls on this Memorial Day

Memorial Day honors the men and women who died while serving in America's military. This day is a reverent and reflective day for many, a time to be with family and friends and remember those who ensured our daily freedoms. Many American servicemen and women were - and still are - [...]

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Officer Safety is Priceless…

but the reality of outfitting a department in compliant body armor can be daunting to budget-strapped agencies. Help is on the way! It’s Time to Prepare for your Bulletproof Vest Partnership (BVP) Grant Application! Under the jurisdiction of the U.S. Department of Justice, BVP grants have proven to be [...]

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Kentucky State Honor Guard selects Galls

Galls Uniforms – Kentucky State Police Honor Guard   High expectations are placed on Honor Guard members, for they represent the rich tradition of the state and the courage of troopers both past and present. As such, the wearing of the uniform is considered a privilege and a primary [...]

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Star of Life

Internationally recognized as the symbol of emergency medical services (EMS), the Star of Life is a blue, six-pointed star outlined in white, with the ancient emblem of a snake wrapped around a staff at the star’s center. Designed for the National Highway Traffic Safety and Administration (NHTSA) in response to the [...]

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Veteran’s Day

Veterans Day, November 11th, first introduced as Armistice Day by then President Woodrow Wilson in 1919. The title it holds today, Veteran's Day, come to be in 1954. The holiday is designed as a day of honor for all living American veterans who have served in wars throughout American [...]

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Volunteer FireFighters

Did you know that over 70% of all firefighters in the US are volunteer firefighters? In a country of freedom, over 800,000 men and women have decided to risk their life to protect their local communities. This is a powerful statement, much like the volunteer military Americans support each [...]

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Thin Blue Line

With the origins of the term dating back to the Crimean War, the “Thin Blue Line” has become a term and symbol that millions recognize as relating or affiliating with law enforcement. You have heard the term used on the news, television shows and movies and could deduct that [...]

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