Staten Island, New York (January 20, 2022) Police encountered gunfire early Thursday morning as reported by the New York Post. Using a ballistic shield a detective on scene saved his team from being hit with gunfire. Det. Libretti suffered a severe leg wound, but due to his acts and the shield coverage, no officers were fatally wounded.
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Credit: Joe Marino, Craig McCarthy, Tina Moore, Larry Celona, Amanda Woods
Importance of Ballistic Shields
- Protects head and vital torso area
- Absorbs shock, reduces trauma
- NIJ Level protection in level 3 & 3A
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Capabilities of Hardwire Ballistic Shields
Hardwire Ballistic Shields come with a Limited Manufacturer's Tactical Shield Warranty