NIJ - National Institute of Justice - Testing Services

"The NIJ Standards and Testing Program develops and publishes equipment standards that specifically address the needs of law enforcement, corrections and other criminal justice agencies. The goal is to ensure to the degree possible that equipment is safe, reliable and performs accordint to the established minimum requirements." via www.nij.gov

NTS facilities in Belcamp, Maryland and Wichita, Kansas offer testing services in accordance with NIJ standards, accredited by NVLAP.

NTS Wichita is approved by the Body Armor Compliance Testing Program (CTP) to conduct compliance testing in accordance with NIJ Standard-0101.06, Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor, NIJ Standard-0115.00, Stab Resistance of Personal Body Armor, and NIJ Standard-0112.03, Autoloading Pistols for Police Officers. Click here to view our NIJ Approval Letter

Chesapeake Testing (Belcamp, MD) is approved by the Body Armor Compliance Testing Program (CTP) to conduct compliance testing in accordance with NIJ Standard-0101.06, Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor, NIJ Standard-0115.00, Stab Resistance of Personal Body Armor and NIJ Standard-112.03, Autoloading Pistols for Police Officers, Revision A.Click here to view our NIJ Approval Letter

  • NIJ 0101.06 Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor - Section 7 - Ballistic Test Methods
  • NIJ 0101.04 Ballistic Resistance of Personal Body Armor
  • NIJ 0101.06 Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor - Section 5 - Flexible Armor Conditioning Protocol
  • NIJ 0101.06 Ballistic Resistance of Body Armor - Section 6 - Hard Armor Conditioning Protocol
  • NIJ 0115.00 Stab Resistance of Personal Body Armor
  • NIJ 0112.03 Autoloading Pistols for Police Officers