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John K. Murphy's Blog – September 2016 Archive (1)

Ballistic Vests– false sense of security?

The increase of violence against American law enforcement and firefighters has presented a new and not so innovative way to prevent damage from violent events from turning into a fatal event. The current panacea is the plethora of bullet or knife resistant vests now being issued by the various fire departments across the country. No vest is bulletproof so I will refer to them as ballistic vests for the remainder of this article.…

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Added by John K. Murphy on September 20, 2016 at 11:30pm — No Comments

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