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History of Handcuffs

There’s no denying the sheer importance of handcuffs, a law enforcement officer’s staple tool for restraining. Handcuffed detainees are far less likely to flee, cause damage, or become aggressive. These tools have such a place in society that it’s almost impossible to think of a law enforcement officer and not have [...]

2015-07-16T10:36:19+00:00 Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on History of Handcuffs

The Stories Behind Famous Brands

Many legacies begin with a single person’s aspirations or dreams. From a famous chef all the way to the President of the United States; everyone starts out relatively small. Even the most famous brand names can have humble beginnings. 5.11 Tactical The 5.11 brand, for example, was famously started by mountain [...]

2015-06-29T16:01:14+00:00 Shop Galls|Comments Off on The Stories Behind Famous Brands

Top Safety Footwear Features

The human foot is made of dozens of tiny individual bones, as well as numerous muscles, ligaments, and nerves. On top of that, the foot serves as a necessary component to one of our most basic methods of transportation. It’s safe to say that without the use of our feet we’d [...]

2015-06-22T12:46:38+00:00 Shop Galls|Comments Off on Top Safety Footwear Features

3 Ways Public Safety Servants are Like the American Flag

The colors of the flag in our nation’s Great Seal were ascribed particular meanings by the secretary of the Continental Congress. What these colors represent is so strikingly similar to our public safety servants that it’s rather difficult to differentiate between the two. Red stands for hardiness and valor, and who [...]

2015-06-03T08:28:55+00:00 Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement, Special Events|Comments Off on 3 Ways Public Safety Servants are Like the American Flag

5.11 Tactical Debuts Limited Edition Folds of Honor T-Shirt

5.11 Tactical®: Global Innovator of Tactical Apparel and Gear Will Donate Portion of Proceeds Generated Through Purchase of T-Shirt to Non-Profit Organization that Benefits Military Families of Wounded and Fallen Soldiers MODESTO, Calif. Feb. 12, 2015—5.11 Tactical®, the global innovator of tactical apparel and gear, has launched a limited edition 5.11 [...]

2015-05-18T09:40:25+00:00 Federal & Military, Shop Galls|Comments Off on 5.11 Tactical Debuts Limited Edition Folds of Honor T-Shirt

Equipping Officers with Body Worn Cameras

In the wake of events like those in Ferguson, Missouri this past year, much of American Law Enforcement is now under close scrutiny from the public. One of the ways to counteract this is with the spread and increased use of body worn cameras. Only a few years ago body worn [...]

2015-05-13T13:10:01+00:00 Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on Equipping Officers with Body Worn Cameras

Police Week 2015 – Tribute Video

  Woven…forged…born… the strongest materials on Earth resist immense amounts of tension and absorb high forces without cracking. One of the strongest, even at its thinnest, has never been broken, protects millions through the dark and chaos, and is known by its distinctive color… blue. Remember those that sacrificed everything to [...]

2016-08-26T10:46:17+00:00 Law Enforcement, Special Events|Comments Off on Police Week 2015 – Tribute Video