Creating Standards for Public Safety Equipment
"NIJ standards improve criminal justice policy and practice by setting the bar that equipment must reach to meet the requirements of criminal justice agencies. "
– Chris Tillery
NIJ’s Science and Technology Director Chris Tillery explains the strategies for developing and sharing standards for public safety equipment in this new NIJ Journal article.
Tillery shares his insider look at how NIJ works alongside practitioners, manufacturers and the organizations that develop standards. The goal: Help make sure public safety equipment is safe and effective.
Read “An Inside Look at Creating Standards for Equipment.”
View a list of NIJ's active standards.