Functional clothing systems For European police forces

The functional clothing system for European police forces detachments is specifically designed for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

It contains a wide range of different clothing pieces based on GORE-TEX and GORE® WINDSTOPPER® product technology which can be combined depending on the weather and activities.

Low temperature/Low activity
High Temperature/High Activity
Wet and Rainy

Cold weather with temperatures down to -20 °C, snowfall and cutting winds, patrol duty at night or static activities during property protection, border or vehicle monitoring: all these scenarios require outfitting that provides protection from the elements and cold, but also optimum comfort.

Sample Combination

2L GORE-TEX weather-protection parka

The 2-layer weather-protection parka is a basic piece of clothing for daily police work during guard and patrol duties. Thanks to the selection of robust materials, the intricate clothing structure and the detachable insulation lining, it offers multiple possibilities for use and year-round weather protection. An intricately designed “inside life”, e.g., with stitching and detachable G-LOFT® thermally insulated lining and the numerous functional design elements are co-ordinated to go with the technical equipment and requirements specific to police guard and patrol duties.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Long-sleeved shirt
 

Sample Combination

3L GORE-TEX rain jacket SE with Gore Micro Grid Backer technology

The 3-layer GORE-TEX rain jacket SE is designed as a weather-protection outer jacket. Thanks to the Gore Micro Grid Backer technology, the inside of the 3-layer laminate is highly resistant to wear and can easily be worn over clothing worn underneath it. The extensive functional outfitting enables a wide range of use. Technical details such as the lateral opening for the gun holster, radio set pocket and ventilation slits enable a wide range of uses in guard and patrol duties.

Highly insulating 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® vest

The highly insulating 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® vest is designed for police work and is used when it is cold and/or very windy. Worn over the long-sleeved shirt, it is the ideal complement to a weather-protection jacket. The very good insulation with minimum weight provides optimum comfort. Stitching supporting the body contours, water-resistant zips, the 120 g/m2 G-LOFT® filling and the numerous other design elements distinguish this vest.

Long-sleeved shirt

 

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Sample Combination

Highly insulating 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® jacket

The highly insulating 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® jacket is designed for use in police work when protection against the cold is primary. Minimum weight, a high degree of insulation and clothing structure tailored to cold weather permit deployments at temperatures down to -25 °C.
The highly insulating 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® jacket has many functional components. An intricately designed “inside life”, e.g., with stitched 120 g/m2 G-LOFT® lining and the numerous other design elements create a functional unity.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Long-sleeved shirt

Sample Combination

Hivis 2L GORE-TEX weather-protection parka

The hivis 2-layer GORE-TEX weather-protection parka produced in accordance with EN 20471 is a basic piece of clothing for daily police traffic duties. Thanks to the selection of robust materials, the intricate clothing structure and the detachable insulation lining, it provides visibility and protection against the elements all year. An intricately designed “inside life”, e.g., with stitching and detachable G-LOFT® thermally insulated lining and the numerous functional design elements are coordinated to go with the technical equipment and requirements specific to police traffic duties.

3L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® vest

The 3-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® vest is designed for police work and is used when it is cool and/or windy. Worn over the long-sleeved shirt, it is the ideal complement to a weather-protection jacket. Thanks to the form-fitting cut, the vest is especially well suited worn underneath and consequently enables a great variety of uses in guard and patrol duties.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Long-sleeved shirt

Summer temperatures, frequently accompanied by short but strong storms or heavy rainfall, on the go performing varied guard and patrol duties in the city, countryside or mountainous regions with different resources: multifunctional outfitting is required for all of these continually changing scenarios. Such clothing has to provide the perfect protection against the elements and fluctuating weather conditions.

Sample Combination

Stretch 2L GORE-TEX short jacket

The stretch 2-layer GORE-TEX short jacket is used during police work when protection against the elements as well as ergonomic and sporty design is desired, but maximum freedom of movement is required. The 2-way stretch has elasticity of up to 20%, which equals elasticity of two clothing sizes and which wearers perceive as extremely comfortable. The stretch 2-layer GORE-TEX short jacket is distinguished by a form-fitting cut. Thanks to the use of stretch GORE-TEX laminates, however, a high degree of freedom of movement is also ensured. Design elements especially selected for this jacket, e.g., ergonomically shaped sleeves and the lengthened back part together with the other elements, produce functional unity coordinated with optimum freedom of movement.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Short-sleeved shirt
 

Sample Combination

Ultralight 2.5L and 3L GORE-TEX rain jacket with Gore Micro Grid Backer technology

The ultralight 2.5-layer GORE-TEX rain jacket is designed as weather-protection jacket and is used when weight and pack volume play a decisive role. Compared to the light 3-layer GORE-TEX jacket, its weight is considerably less, but it can be packed in a very small space, so that it is easily accessible when required due to the weather. 2.5- and 3-layer GORE-TEX laminates are combined in the jacket.
The functional outfitting of the ultralight 2.5- and 3-layer GORE-TEX rain jacket is reduced to a minimum. The focus is especially on the light weight. Gore Micro Grid Backer technology is used for the 3-layer laminates in the upper sleeve, collar and hood areas. 2.5-layer GORE-TEX laminate is used for the other jacket areas.

Stretch 3L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® jacket

The stretch 3-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® jacket is used during police work when wind protection and light insulation as well as ergonomic sporty design are desired, but maximum freedom of movement is required. The 2-way stretch has elasticity of up to 20%, which equals elasticity of two clothing sizes and which wearers perceive as extremely comfortable.
The stretch 3-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® jacket is distinguished by a form-fitting cut. Thanks to the use of stretch GORE® WINDSTOPPER® laminates, however, a high degree of freedom of movement is also ensured. Design elements especially selected for this wind jacket, e.g., ergonomically shaped sleeves and the lengthened back part together with the other elements, produce functional unity co-ordinated with optimum freedom of movement.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Ultralight 2.5L GORE-TEX rain pants

The ultralight 2.5-layer GORE-TEX rain pants are designed as weather-protection trousers and are used when weight and pack volume play a decisive role. Compared to the light 3-layer GORE-TEX rain pants, their weight is considerably less, but they can be packed in a very small space, so that they are easily accessible when required due to the weather. Technical details such as water-resistant zips, lateral openings and ergonomically-shaped knees are some of the functional features.

Short-sleeved shirt
 

Sample Combination

Light 3L GORE-TEX rain jacket with Gore Micro Grid Backer technology

The light 3-layer GORE-TEX rain jacket is designed as a weather-protection outer jacket. Thanks to the Gore Micro Grid Backer technology, the inside of the 3-layer laminate is highly resistant to wear and can easily be worn over clothing worn underneath it. The extensive functional outfitting enables a wide range of use. Technical details such as water-resistant front zips, lateral openings for the gun holster, radio set pocket and ventilation slits enable a wide range of uses in guard and patrol duties. 

Light 3L GORE-TEX rain pants with Gore Micro Grid Backer technology

The light 3-layer GORE-TEX rain pants are designed as weather-protection trousers. Thanks to the Gore Micro Grid Backer technology, the inside of the 3-layer laminate is highly resistant to wear and can easily be worn over clothing worn underneath it. Technical details such as water-resistant zips, lateral openings and ergonomically-shaped knees are some of the functional features.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Long-sleeved shirt

Sample Combination

3L GORE-TEX rain jacket SE with Gore Micro Grid Backer technology

The 3-layer GORE-TEX rain jacket SE is designed as a weather-protection outer jacket. Thanks to the Gore Micro Grid Backer technology, the inside of the 3-layer laminate is highly resistant to wear and can easily be worn over clothing worn underneath it. The extensive functional outfitting enables a wide range of use. Technical details such as the lateral opening for the gun holster, radio set pocket and ventilation slits enable a wide range of uses in guard and patrol duties.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Short-sleeved shirt

Continuous and heavy rainfall combined with gusty winds and fluctuating temperatures: these changing weather conditions present a challenge for the Law Enforcement Professionals to predict while choosing the outfit. Choosing your outfit can be easy. Gore has created a clothing system that contains a wide range of garment combinations and provides complete protection against changing weather conditions.

Sample Combination

2L GORE-TEX coat

The 2-layer GORE-TEX coat is designed for use at official events. It is distinguished by the combination of protection against the elements, light-weight and representative design.
The 2-layer GORE-TEX coat is designed with respect to cut and selection of technical design elements, so that it can be worn at official, representative events during police work.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Long-sleeved shirt

Sample Combination

3L GORE-TEX waterproof jacket with Gore Micro Grid Backer technology

The 3-layer GORE-TEX waterproof jacket is designed to protect against the elements. The Gore Micro Grid Backer technology improves garment comfort and performance. This technology improves internal abrasion, enhances garment breathability and decreases garment weight. It also allows the garment to slide easily over mid-layers. The extensive functional outfitting enables a wide range of use. Technical details such as the lateral opening for the gun holster, radio set pocket and ventilation slits enable a wide range of uses in guard and patrol duties.

3L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® vest

The 3-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® vest is designed for police work and is used when it is cool and/or windy. Worn over the long-sleeved shirt, it is the ideal complement to a weather-protection jacket. Thanks to the form-fitting cut, the vest is especially well suited worn underneath and consequently enables a great variety of uses in guard and patrol duties.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Long-sleeved shirt

Sample Combination

Hivis 2L GORE-TEX weather-protection parka

The hivis 2-layer GORE-TEX weather-protection parka produced in accordance with EN 20471 is a basic piece of clothing for daily police traffic duties. Thanks to the selection of robust materials, the intricate clothing structure and the detachable insulation lining, it provides visibility and protection against the elements all year. An intricately designed “inside life”, e.g., with stitching and detachable G-LOFT® thermally insulated lining and the numerous functional design elements are coordinated to go with the technical equipment and requirements specific to police traffic duties.

Ultralight 2.5L GORE-TEX rain pants

The ultralight 2.5-layer GORE-TEX rain pants are designed as weather-protection trousers and are used when weight and pack volume play a decisive role. Compared to the light 3-layer GORE-TEX rain pants, their weight is considerably less, but they can be packed in a very small space, so that they are easily accessible when required due to the weather. Technical details such as water-resistant zips, lateral openings and ergonomically-shaped knees are some of the functional features.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Long-sleeved shirt

Sample Combination

Light 3L GORE-TEX rain jacket with Gore Micro Grid Backer technology

The light 3-layer GORE-TEX rain jacket is designed as a weather-protection outer jacket. Thanks to the Gore Micro Grid Backer technology, the inside of the 3-layer laminate is highly resistant to wear and can easily be worn over clothing worn underneath it. The extensive functional outfitting enables a wide range of use. Technical details such as water-resistant front zips, lateral openings for the gun holster, radio set pocket and ventilation slits enable a wide range of uses in guard and patrol duties. 

Light 3L GORE-TEX rain pants with Gore Micro Grid Backer technology

The light 3-layer GORE-TEX rain pants are designed as weather-protection trousers. Thanks to the Gore Micro Grid Backer technology, the inside of the 3-layer laminate is highly resistant to wear and can easily be worn over clothing worn underneath it. Technical details such as water-resistant zips, lateral openings and ergonomically-shaped knees are some of the functional features.

Trousers with 2L GORE® WINDSTOPPER® liners

The trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are worn year-round during guard and patrol duty. In the summer and during warm weather, they can be worn without insulation or lining as light duty trousers; in cold weather, the GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining can be buttoned in to help protect against harsh weather conditions and temperatures to -20 °C. The Gore duty trousers with detachable 2-layer GORE® WINDSTOPPER® lining are functionally sporty, but still with a proper cut. Thanks to many technical design elements, the trousers are specifically suited for the requirements of guard and patrol duties.

Long-sleeved shirt