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Elite Defender Riot Suit
ONLY $475 *

*helmet and gloves sold separately - not included in price

HWI Unveils Elite Defender Riot Suit

The Elite Defender riot suit has a feature set that we are confident police departments around the nation and globe will appreciate:

  • MOLLE webbing system on chest plate and hip guards for add-ons and storage pouch
  • Sturdy PE protective shell for blunt force trauma protection
  • Combination of thick BNI and EVA
  • Foam for padding throughout suit for force absorption
  • Sturdy Nylon and Hexagon Sandwich
  • Mesh shell material
  • Easily donable with a system of strong buckle straps
  • Supplied with polyester carry bag
  • Ergonomically built to allow for full range of motion
Easy to put on and take off in time critical situations


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For three generations, Blauer has set the standard for protection, performance, and innovation. Blauer was established in the early 1930's by Louis Blauer and quickly became a leading supplier of performance apparel to the U.S. military. In the 1950's, the company began establishing its unparalleled reputation for innovative outerwear and rainwear geared specifically to law enforcement and public safety professionals. With early innovations such as the first hi-vis raincoat, the first reversible raincoat, and the first nylon duty jacket for law enforcement, Blauer was able to establish itself as the industry's innovation and quality leader.


5.11 Tactical

5.11 tactical creates superior products that enhance the safety, accuracy, speed and performance of law enforcement, military and firefighting professionals and sells these products under the registered trademarks, 5.11 tactical®, 5.11 tactical series®, and other marks.

built on a foundation of durability, quality and value, 5.11 tactical leads the industry in delivering functionally innovative gear, head to toe.