DEFENCE ATACK POLICE SHIELD

According to the international patents classification system (MKP), this invention is classified and marked with the classification symbol F 41 H 5/08, but it can also be classified with the auxiliary symbol F 41 H 9/10.

Ever more and more instabilities occur around the world every day. The police must disperse the violent demonstrators in several ways and in some occasions use the tear gas. Police utilizes the tear gas in different ways. It can be thrown manually on the demonstrators, discharged from a firearm or by means of special weapons intended just for discharging of tear gases.

This invention solves technical problems relative to effective utilization of tear gas in occurrences of contact between policemen and demonstrators.

The front side of the police shield D.A.P.S. differs from other shields found on the market today.

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Police shield

The novelty of D.A.P.S. is its rear side.

The shield with tear gas discharging is something new. It is a shield with a tear gas container on its rear side, allowing discharging tear gasses on demonstrators via an opening on the sole shield, protecting the policeman in the same time behind the shield. Also, it allows individuating particularly violent demonstrators from vicinity and sprinkling them with the tear gas.

When using a shield with tear gas discharging, the policeman is protected by the shield. In case of need, he can use the tear gas, but has also a free hand to use the truncheon.

Police shield

The tear gas discharging protective shield is characterized by a construction that, from the internal side, has a fixed, specially designed and reinforced handgrip (1), an activation push-button (2) – that can, but must not be embedded into the handgrip (1), the gas inlet (3) for charging of the container (6) e.g. of the tear gas until the sprinkler (4), the inlet from the tear gas container (6) until the activating mechanism (5), and the container supports (7) that allow fast replacing of the tear gas container (6), therewith by pushing the button (2) the tear gas container (6) is activated and the tear gas is discharged from the container (6) via the inlet (3) is exits from the sprinkler-opening (4).

According to the requirement 1, the protective shield is characterized by the possibility to mount on the container supports (7) a container that is connected to the sprinkler (4), and to activate the content of the tear gas container on the sole container (6), and by an easy removal in case a different utilization is needed – e.g. tear gas, peppery spray, colour for the marking of violent demonstrators, mixture for fire extinguishment or after exhausting the container.

According to the requirement 1-2, the protective shield is characterized by a construction that on its rear side has a container support (7) that allows a fast replacement of the container (6), even during the utilization of the shield in action, and by the possibility to sprinkle various types of gases on demonstrators via the sprinkler (4), and in the same time the policeman that utilizes it is protected behind the shield and has a free hand to use the truncheon.

According to the requirement 1-3, the protective shield is characterized by a tear gas container (6) that is loaded with a fire-extinguishing compound, and can be utilized as fire-extinguisher in case violent demonstrators set a fire.

According to the requirement 1-4, the protective shield D.A.P.S. is characterized by a specially reinforced handgrip (1) designed to allow that the user’s forearm is laid and reclined over its whole length.

This invention refers to a shield with tear gas discharging which design comprises a rear tear gas container, and an opening-sprinkle on the sole shield, allowing discharging the tear gas on violent demonstrators, with the policemen protected in the same time behind the shield. Also, it allows individuating particularly violent demonstrators from vicinity and sprinkling them with the tear gas. When using a shield with tear gas discharging, the policeman is protected by the shield. In case of need, he can use the tear gas, but has also a free hand to use the truncheon.

According to the invention, no matter of the shape or material of which is made, each shield has a handgrip (1), activation push-button (2) – that can, but must not be embedded into the handgrip (1), the teat gas inlet (3) until the sprinkler (4), the inlet from the tear gas container (6) until the activating mechanism (5), and the container supports (7). It is also possible to mount on the container supports a container that is directly connected to the shield opening, and to activate the content of the tear gas container on the sole container. The tear gas container is replaceable, and after exhausting the container a full one can be mounted.

The image shows a policeman in protective position.
He can use the police truncheon and is ready to use the tear gas for defence or attack.

Police shield

The image shows a policeman pushing the activation button.
When activating the push-button, the content of the bottle (tear gas) is sprinkled from the front side of the shield.

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The image shows sprinkling from the police shield D.A.P.S.
The discharge reaches a distance of about 4 meters.

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Police shield

TEAR GAS CONTAINER REMOVAL

After exhausting the tear gas container, it can be easily replaced with another container.
The total capacity of the container is 400 ml.

Police shield

EAR GAS CONTAINER REMOVAL

After exhausting the tear gas container, it can be easily replaced with another container.
The total capacity of the container is 400 ml.

Police shield

OTHER FEATURES:

The handgrip (see image) can be easily mounted on other police shields already in use by police forces.

Police shield