**United States law restricts possession of body armor for convicted felons. Many U.S. states also have penalties for possession or use of body armor by felons. Tactical Distributors is also unable to ship any Body Armor, Plates, Shields, etc. to the state of Connecticut or outside of the United States. By purchasing body armor from Tactical Distributors, you are certifying that you have not been convicted of any crime that would restrict you from being able to purchase or possess body armor under any Federal or State laws. Furthermore, you are acknowledging that you do not intend to use the body armor for any criminal purpose and that you are over the age of 21 years old.

Tactical Distributors policy is to only sell body armor to active law enforcement, military, or security professionals. Valid identification will need to be provided by the customer after placing an order, or the order will be canceled. Tactical Distributors also does reserve the right to refuse to sell body armor to any person.**

Due to the nature of our product, all sales are final. No returns are accepted after the order has been placed. Please contact us prior to placing your order.

Tactical Distributors treats all sales of Body Armor with caution, discretion and a sense of civic duty and responsibility. While we recognize and embrace the rights of law-abiding citizens to be able to protect themselves, we also understand that Body Armor can be used to further unlawful acts. As law-abiding members of our society, we trust that you will also find it prudent that we require reasonable assurances that the right people have access to these products, while the wrong people do not.

Tactical Distributors - BODY ARMOR ELIGIBILITY:

  1. Active Duty US Law Enforcement and Active Duty US Military personnel. A photograph of a valid LE or Military ID must be submitted. Alternatively, you may submit a memorandum on branch/agency letterhead signed by an authorized official in your CoC affirming that you are Active Duty Law Enforcement or Active Duty Military and a copy of a valid State-issued Driver's License.
  2. DOD/DOS Contractors with a current Letter of Authority for use of firearms. A photograph of your DOD/DOS Contractor ID and LOA must be submitted. Body Armor Sales will be processed for the duration of your LOA.
  3. Active US Firefighter and certified EMT professional. Firefighters must submit a photograph of a valid Firefighter ID. EMT or Paramedics must submit a photograph of their State Certification ID and National Registry card.
All identification must be submitted in a clearly legible format- an emailed photograph is preferred. Please send email to

 with subject line "BODY ARMOR ID". If using a fax, send a lightened copy to (757) 416-7557.


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