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3 10, 2016

Police Preppers: 10 Precautions You Should Take Today

By | 2017-02-23T13:24:42+00:00 October 3rd, 2016|How To, Law Enforcement|3 Comments

In Law Enforcement, you never know when a typical day will suddenly go south. A simple stop at a convenience store might turn into a full-on, hand-to-hand ambush. A call-out on a rural, icy back road might spin into hours stranded in the snowy night. In addition to the usual lists [...]

23 09, 2016

Traffic Safety: 5 Considerations to Stand Out and Stay Safe

By | 2017-02-23T13:25:12+00:00 September 23rd, 2016|Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement, Shop Galls|Comments Off on Traffic Safety: 5 Considerations to Stand Out and Stay Safe

Public safety professionals constantly work in close proximity to traffic. Each driver’s ability to see, recognize and maneuver around responders amongst split seconds of visual clutter is crucial in preventing tragedy. […]

14 12, 2015

Things Law Enforcement Officers Want You To Know

By | 2016-06-24T11:25:29+00:00 December 14th, 2015|Law Enforcement|Comments Off on 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. […]

30 04, 2013

Follow proper police procedure to stay safe while on duty

By | 2015-01-13T12:24:34+00:00 April 30th, 2013|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement|Comments Off on Follow proper police procedure to stay safe while on duty

How can you better protect yourself and your fellow officers? The number one thing officers can do to keep themselves safe while on duty is to follow proper procedures.  Almost every law enforcement or public safety situation has its own specific methodology for doing this - that's where your initial and [...]

19 06, 2012

4 Sometimes Overlooked Tips For Gun Range Safety

By | 2015-01-13T12:24:43+00:00 June 19th, 2012|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement|Comments Off on 4 Sometimes Overlooked Tips For Gun Range Safety

  If you're in law enforcement and regularly carry a weapon as part of your job description, you're sure to spend some time at the gun range. Practice makes perfect. And when you're firing a weapon, you want to be as efficient, as effective and as safe as you can [...]

8 08, 2011

Law Enforcement Officer Deaths Up 14% In 2011

By | 2015-01-13T12:24:56+00:00 August 8th, 2011|Federal & Military, Law Enforcement|Comments Off on Law Enforcement Officer Deaths Up 14% In 2011

According to the 2011 Mid-Year Office Fatality Report from the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund, law enforcement officer deaths are up 14% from 2010. This is a disturbing trend as 2010 also represented an increase in officer fatalities from the year prior (though 2009 thankfully represented lower than [...]

10 06, 2011

Help Celebrate Public Safety Appreciation Month With Galls

By | 2015-01-13T12:24:59+00:00 June 10th, 2011|Federal & Military, Fire & EMS, Law Enforcement|Comments Off on Help Celebrate Public Safety Appreciation Month With Galls

In honor of National Safety Month, Galls is pleased to announce Public Safety Appreciation Month to recognize all of the men and women who work in public safety roles across the country. We value your commitment and service to your local communities and to the nation at large. And we are [...]

9 06, 2011

Police: How To Stay Safe While On Duty

By | 2015-01-13T12:24:59+00:00 June 9th, 2011|Law Enforcement|Comments Off on 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 [...]