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Gather the best available data from law enforcment professionals on how to train, deploy, and care for this critical piece of tactical gear. Todays increasingly violent urban, and rural streets, has increased the need for ballistic protection beyond the vest.


By sharing information in these three basic areas of "Shield Protocol", we can help increase the safety of those who serve and protect nation wide. Please feel free to post articals, links, suggestions, and constructive criticism.


Everrett "Todd" Garrett 

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2015 SHOT SHOW US Tactical Supply To Show Case VBC Custom Ballistic Shields

Posted on January 11, 2015 at 7:20 AM Comments comments (0)

U.S. Tactical supply will be show casing Venture Ballistic Composites Incs. new "Active Shooter" and "ROBO" SWAT shields at the 2015 SHOT Show Jan 20-23, 2015.  Visit BOOTH #20605 and put your hands on the most affordable, rugged, lightweight, and extreme shields on the market today.  Venture Ballistic clients now include the U.S. secret Service, U.S. Marshal Service and many Law Enforcement agencies across North America.  U.S. Tactical Supply has been providing cutting edge battle field products since 1999.  

Visit their Oregon store at



U.S. Tactical Supply Inc.

939 Pacific Blvd SE

Albany, OR 97321

Telephone: 541-928-8645

Fax: 541-791-2965

Active Shooter Kit Bag and Shield all in one.

Posted on September 29, 2014 at 11:30 AM Comments comments (0)

Venture Ballistic Composites Inc introduced the new Active Shooter Kit Bag and Shield all in one at the 2014 NTOA Mobile Alabama Conference.

NTOA Gulf Coast Conference & Expo

Posted on August 16, 2014 at 8:00 AM Comments comments (0)



Join Venture Ballistics in Mobile Alabama, Sept 20-23, 2014

NTOA is returning to the magnificent Gulf Coast for the 31st Annual Tactical Conference and Trade Show! Mobile, Alabama is our destination and the local law enforcement’s Southern hospitality guarantees a successful week of training, networking and discovering VBC custom designed ballistic shields. VBC shields are the most affordable, lightweight, and extreme shields on the market today.  See you in Mobile at booth 322.

FBI Report - Transnational Gang Threat

Posted on July 30, 2014 at 3:25 PM Comments comments (0)

The Transnational Gang Threat


About This Series recently accompanied a group of 22 community leaders and law enforcement officers from the U.S. and six Central American countries as they took part in CACIE—the Central American Community Impact Exchange program—an innovative training program whose mission is to deter young people from joining violent transnational gangs.


- Part 1: Joining Forces to Meet the Challenge

- Part 2: Building Partnerships That Last

- Part 3: Overcoming the Language Barrier

- Part 4: Adding Prevention to Intervention

AS-3A Ballistic Shield - Wilmington North Carolina Police Department SWAT

Posted on June 10, 2014 at 2:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Venture Ballistic Composites is proud to announce that the Wilmington North Carolina Police Department SWAT team is the first recipient of a new donated AS-3A "Active Shooter" aerospace designed ballistic shield.  This extreme and rugged NIJ Level IIIA ballistic shield was designed for deployment in-or-out of the vehicle.  Weighing in at only 9 Lbs, it is one of the lightest ballistic shields on the market today.  VBC will be donating one AS-3A aerospace designed ballistic shield each month for the duration of 2014.  To register your department please visit the VBC web site at: http/