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2009 General Press Releases

March 27, 2009
Alexandria Police Department Officer Kyle Russel Inducted into Safariland's National "Legion of Life"™ Program

Safariland, a BAE Systems company, today inducted Officer Kyle Russel into its “Legion of Life,” program that recognizes and honors officers who have been saved in the line of duty while wearing one of the company’s life saving products. Russel was wearing Safariland body armor when he was shot in the chest during a routine traffic stop outside of Washington, D.C. on September 23, 2008.

January 15, 2009
From Modest Beginnings to a Force of One: Safariland®

BAE Systems Products Group, a line of business within BAE Systems, Inc., announced today that it has combined its premier law enforcement and security product brands into a single streamlined organization: Safariland, LLC, named for one of its top-selling brands.