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Funding to help pay for bulletproof vests is available through the US Department of Justice BULLETPROOF VEST PARTNERSHIP ACT. Since 1999, over 13,000 jurisdictions have participated in the BVP Program with $393 million in federal funds committed to support the purchase of over 1,000,000 vests.


The Bulletproof Vest Partnership Grant Act of 1998 offers applicants up to 50% funding for qualified body armor purchases.

Applications for FY16 BVP funding will be accepted through 6:00 PM ET, Monday, May 16, 2016.

The following certified Armor Express models are eligible for BVP funding:

NAME
NIJ MODEL NUMBER
THREAT LEVEL
RAZOR II RZRG2-A-II II
RAZOR II Female RZRF-A-II II
RAZOR IIIA RZRG2-A-IIIA IIIA
RAZOR IIIA Female RZRG2-A-IIIA-FEM IIIA
SERAPH II SERG2-A-II II
SERAPH II Female SERFG2-B-II II
SERAPH IIIA SERG2-A-IIIA IIIA
SERAPH IIIA Female SERFG2-A-IIIA IIIA
VORTEX II AEXPG2-A-II II
VORTEX II Female AEXPG2-A-II-FEM II
VORTEX IIIA AEXPG2-A-IIIA IIIA
VORTEX IIIA Female AEXPF-B-IIIA IIIA
HALO II HLO-D-II II
HALO II Female HLOF-D-II II
HALO IIIA HLO-B-IIIA IIIA
HALO IIIA Female HLOF-C-IIIA IIIA
QUANTUM II QTM-B-II II
QUANTUM II Female QTMF-B-II II
QUANTUM IIIA QTMG2-A-IIIA IIIA
QUANTUM IIIA Female QTMF-C-IIIA IIIA
FMS II FMS-A-II II
FMS II Female FMSF-A-II II
FMS IIIA FMS-A-IIIA IIIA
FMS IIIA Female FMSF-A-IIIA IIIA
GEMINI IIA Spike 3 GEM-A-DP2A3 IIA – Spike 3
GEMINI II Spike 2 GEM-A-DP22 II – Spike 2
GEMINI IIIA Spike 3 GEM-C-DP3A3 IIIA – Spike 3
TAURUS Spike 1 TAURUS SPK 1 802210 Spike 1
TAURUS Spike 2 TRS-A-2 Spike 2
TAURUS Spike 3 TAURUS SPK 3 805210 Spike 3

U.S. Department of Justice Contacts for the Bulletproof Vest Partnership Program:

(Ph) 877-758-3787 | (Email) vests@ojp.gov | (Online) www.ojp.usdoj.gov/bvpbasi

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