When available SmartRounds™ along
with standard 12 gauge shotguns or our 18mm gas powered launchers are designed to fill
a critical gap in the use of force and to provide law enforcement officers the safest,
most effective tools in a variety of applications.
These weapons help officers gain control of the suspect's fear,
encouraging them to surrender, de-escalating the situation and reducing the number of use-of-force
incidents. If you have to shoot, you have multiple rounds at the ready. It also gives the law enforcement officer a choice
depending on the situation. He or she can use deadly force if necessary, or effective non-lethal
force if the situation permits.
In a riot situation LEOs armed with our SR18 gas launchers, with non-lethal yellow magazines,
indicates to the crowd that law enforcement is here to keep the peace, but is not here to use unnecessary force or escalate