One-way Bulletproof Glass and Armored Cars

Bulletproof Protection

Bulletproof glass offers protection to those seeking safety, but sometimes individuals must respond with force and not just hide. The idea of one-way bulletproof glass has been around for some time and improved upon over the years. The objective is to stop bullets from entering from the outside but allow …


Stopping Bank Robberies And Shipping Pirates

Bulletproof Protection

Yesterday, I stumbled across an article relating the increase in pirate attacks on shipping companies to the increase in bank robberies. The article, titled “The Robbery Business” was published on observer-reporter.com and the author was questioning why more banks aren’t taking extra steps, like installing bulletproof glass, to protect themselves …


The Evolution of Bullet Resistant Glass

Bulletproof Protection

The Bullet Proof Glass industry evolved from a series of accidental discoveries dating back to the 1640s. The idea of tempered glass was first discovered by Prince Rupert of the Rhine, when he dropped hot molten glass into cold water. The glass rapidly cools but only on the surface, creating …


Bulletproof Glass Foils Bank Robbery

Bank Security

A man in Northwest Arkansas, Timothy Barnes, was arrested after two bank robbery attempts. During his first robbery attempt, he “discovered the tellers were behind bullet proof glass, a bank security measure that prevented Barnes from getting anything from tellers during the Friday heist.” Read “Rogers Man Admits to Robberies” …


Bullet proof

Bulletproof Protection

New security measures discussed for City Hall following a scrap between a Councilwoman and a Council “regular.” Taken from LansingCityPulse.com. By Angela Vasquez-Giroux; published Wednesday, June 17, 2009. An East Lansing prosecutor has declined to press assault charges against a Lansing City Council gadfly after an altercation with a Councilwoman …