Plate

Save Officers'

Lives

Plate Up, America is a
Movement to Provide

Our Nation's Law-Enforcement Officers with

Hard Body Armor Plates

That Provide Protection

Against Rifle and
Shotgun Threats.

Plate

Soft Body Armor is

Not Intended

to Protect Against

Rifle and Shotgun

Threats.

This is.

127

Officers Were Killed with

Shotgun or Rifle Threats

in the Past 10 Years.1

32

Gun

7.62mm AK-47

21

Gun

5.56mm AR-15

6

Gun

30.06 Hunting Rifle

40

Gun

Shotgun

160

Active-Shooter Incidents

Occurred in the U.S. Between 2000 and 2013.2

Plate
Vest

First on the Scene

Without Proper

Protection

This is Needed in Every Officers'

Vehicle

+

69%

of Active-Shooter Incidents

Whose Durations Could be Determined

Ended within 5 Min.3

35.9%

Ended in Less than2Min.3

The Growth in Active

Shooting Incidents

in the U.S. Now Requires First Responders to

Meet These Threats Head-On.

26%

of Officers Killed

In 2013 Were Shot In The Front

Upper Torso/Chest,

The Area Would Typically be Covered by Hard-Armor Plates.4

Gun

7.62x63 M2AP

Gun
Gun

7.62x51 M80

Gun
Gun

7.62x39 PS BALL (MSC)

Gun
Gun

5.56x45 M855A1

Gun
Gun

12 GUAGE 1 OZ. SLUG

Gun
Plate

Only

22.5%

Of All Responding Law-Enforcement Agencies

Issue Their Officers Rifle Protection

That Meets Government Standards.*5

Plate

Join our mission to put hard-armor plates in every officer's vehicle, ready to go the moment they are needed. We owe our officers the protection they need to serve and protect us and to return home to their families safely each night. Plate Up, America!

We Owe Our Officers the Protection They Need.

Bring them Home to This...

Petition
Join the Movement!

Add your name to a petition asking goverments to mandate access to hard-armor plates for all our law-enforcement officers. Join us in protecting the lives of these dedicated men and women!

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SOURCES:
1 U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation Law Enforcement Officers Killed and Assaulted website.
2,3 Federal Bureau of Investigation, "A Study of Active Shooter Incidents in the United States Between 2000 and 2013"
4 Federal Bureau of Investigation Uniform Crime Reports
5 U.S. Bureau of Justice Police Executive Research Forum National Survey
* National Institute of Justice Type II or Type IV standards.

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