Jan 21–24, 2025
Venetian Expo + Caesars Forum
Las Vegas

Law Enforcement and Armed Forces

The SHOT Show connects law enforcement agencies with the industry's top manufacturers, distributors, and experts.

This is your agency’s opportunity to view the latest equipment, share knowledge and find solutions that will help keep your officers and communities safe. Whether you're looking to upgrade your firearms, improve your defensive tactics, or enhance your training programs, the SHOT Show has everything you need to succeed. This is YOUR SHOT. Don’t miss it!

Nearly one-third of the SHOT Show’s exhibit halls are dedicated to protection equipment and tactical accessories needed by law enforcement, SWAT teams, private security and the armed forces.

Here are just a few categories where you can discover new equipment opportunities:
  • Category NEW Exhibitors
  • Airgun & Airsoft Products 10
  • Ammunition 11
  • Apparel, Men's 20
  • Apparel, Women's 11
  • Bags, Packs & Equipment 14
  • Cameras & Equipment 4
  • Camping 10
  • Communications/Electronics/GPS 13
  • Crossbows & Accessories 4
  • Custom Manufacturing 28
  • Cutlery/Sharpeners/Knives & Accessories 6
  • Eyewear 2
  • Feeder Equipment 1
  • Firearm Barrels/Parts/Gunsmithing 19
  • Firearm Cabinets/Racks/Safes 4
  • Firearm Cases 4
  • Firearm Grips & Stocks 12
  • Firearm Locks 4
  • Firearms 40
  • Firearm Maintenance & Cleaning Equipment 6
  • Footwear 2
  • Category NEW Exhibitors
  • Gunsmith Tools 7
  • Hearing Protection 5
  • Holsters 10
  • Hunting Gear & Accessories 19
  • International Exhibitors 20
  • Law Enforcement Products & Services 35
  • Leathergoods 3
  • Lighting Products 5
  • Magazines & Cartridges 8
  • Media/Publication 2
  • Recoil Protection Devices & Services 1
  • Reloading 5
  • Retailer Services 3
  • Scopes, Sights, Telescopes & Accessories 16
  • Shooting Range Equipment 10
  • Survival Kits/First Aid 8
  • Targets 10
  • Training and Safety Equipment 12
  • Treestands 1
  • Vehicles, Utility & Recreation 8
  • Wholesaler/Distributor 23

Save on Hotels

Exclusive SHOT Show hotel discounts are available when you book through official hotel partners.

Don’t miss your opportunity to save.

More Room to Maneuver, More Products to See

Goodbye crowded, can’t-move aisles preventing you from accessing high-demand exhibits. Our expanded exhibit floor stretches from the Venetian Expo to Caesars Forum, so you have more space to explore more equipment and interact with more manufacturers.

Network with Other Agencies and Personnel

No other event gives you access to such a diversified group of professionals and agencies in the law enforcement and defense industry. When you attend the SHOT Show, you collaborate face-to-face with other armed services, law enforcement and hi-tech private security organizations.

Kickoff Meet and Greet for Law Enforcement and Armed Forces 
Monday, January 22

Specialized Training for Law Enforcement

The LEEP (Law Enforcement Education Program) focuses on protection measures and practical execution specifically for law enforcement agencies. Learn from leading industry training organizations and industry product authorities.

Upon completion, LEEP participants receive a Certificate of Attendance confirming course participation, which can be used to document training. Learn More

To make every interaction as meaningful as possible, the SHOT Show is a trade only event for relevant exhibitors and qualified buyers. All potential attendees must provide appropriate documentation to qualify for attendance at the SHOT Show.

Receive Permission to Attend

Law Enforcement Justification Letter

We've started the process for you to receive approval from your supervisor to attend the 2024 SHOT Show. This sample justification letter outlines the value of sending a representative to the show as well as attending the LEEP training courses. Copy and paste to your agency's official request form and customize the content for your needs.

Download Justification Letter Template