Protecting Those
Committed To Standing
In Harms Way

GL Distributors

Soft Armor

Ballistic Soft Armor

Tiered ballistic, spike, and multi-threat solutions to rigorous NIJ standards with a focus on performance and wearability.



Concealable, external, and tactical designs accommodate soft armor panels, hard armor plates, and functional accessories.

Hard Armor

Hard Armor

Hard armor plates, helmets, and shields offer elevated protection for high-threat scenarios.

vest composite

GL Distributors

GL Distributors is a factory authorized distributor for GH Armor (Gator Hawk Armor), Slate Solutions, and Blue Ridge Armor

We Provide:

  • Concealable Body Armor
  • Tactical Body Armor
  • K-9 Handler Body Armor
  • SWAT Body Armor
  • SRT Body Armor
  • Light Tactical Body Armor
  • Plate Carriers
  • Plate Racks

Accessories including:

  • Special Threat Plates (Speed Plates)
  • Rifle Plates
  • Ballistic Shields
  • Ballistic Helmets

We provide light weight body armor (often referred to as bullet proof vests) to:

  • Road Patrol Officers
  • Road Patrol Deputies
  • Street Crimes Units
  • Crime Suppression Units (CSU)
  • Gang Units
  • K-9 Units
  • SWAT Teams
  • VIN Units and Negotiators

Females will also benefit from the models specifically designed for their anatomy. Gator Hawk Armor (GH Armor)  and Slate Solutions offers a structured female vest with breast cups built-in and gender neutral vests as well.

Soft Armor Ballistic Panels

Concealable Vest Carriers

External Vest Carriers

Tactical Body Armor

Ballistic Helmets

Hard Armor Plates

Ballistic Shields


Our Client Reviews

"As this was my first time ever getting a vest, I loved it! The fit is great, its' super light, and super breathable. I feel very safe wearing it. Very happy with my choices in both soft armor and outer carrier. Thank you so much for your help!"

Ofc. S. P., MBPD

"I received my shipment, which contained both by soft body armor and outer carrier and I must say that I am very pleased with both! The quality of the materials definitely exceeded my expectations. Thank you Alexa and Mark for a very smooth and pleasant customer experience!"

Ofc. Bess, Miami Beach PD

"Great product to have and would recommend it to anyone. If you are looking for a comfortable and light soft body armor, this is it!"

Juan Diego Cano, Police Officer

"As it was my first time ever buying body armor vests, GL distributors made it wasy and broke down it by explaining their different types of equipment and what's the best one out there (which they have!) So happy with my purchase! 5/5 would recommend!!!"

Ofc. Scarlyn Portillo, Police Officer

"Alexa and Mark have demonstrated a level of care and thoughtfulness when it comes to the safety of Law Enforcement. They explain not only the benefits of the equipment they provide, but also the science that supports its effectiveness. The Red Carpet Treatment and constant communication has been great! Highly recommend!"

Ofc. Daniel Taylor, Police Officer

"Mark, thank you for the vest, it looks awesome and feels very comfortable."

B.C., Swat, K-9

"Mark, I just wanted to let you know that I am thrilled with my vest. In my 21 years as a trooper, this is the first vest that has fit right and is comfortable. The inner Velcro is the best feature of the vest."

Seargeant K.M., Florida Highway Patrol

"I have been very happy with the products I purchased and will recommend your company to my fellow officers."

Officer Naso, Miami Police Department

"At his next fitting this officer stated: "Can I have the same size as before, because Mr. Altman is the best and he knows my size perfectly."

A.G., Police Officer