Do you up-armor?
I spoke to a local officer the other day in our Mesa store. He was looking for a way to up-armor from his basic concealable vest when he realized his soft armor armor wasn't enough after reporting to an active shooter call with no rifle plates. Fortunately, there was no active shooter. But it was a sobering wake-up call to the very real threats officers face today. I believe this video is shown to almost every recruit in the country at this point. It's a dramatic illustration