The Safariland Group Blog

Ballistic Shield Shooting Tips

October 16, 2012 at 16:36
Posted in Hard Armor
In my opinion, the ballistic shield is still best used in conjunction with a handgun. Original shield designs and training supported this concept, but as the tactical community has become more and more long gun friendly, students are constantly looking for techniques that will allow the use of long guns with their shield. The first thing I must point out is that I truly support the use of long guns in tactical operations, however to get the most protection from a ballistic shield the shooter... Read More »