Shellback Tactical Brand takes pride in all their products and in the fact that our business is located in the greatest country in the world, the United States of America. That's why all Shellback Tactical products are proudly Made in the USA. Their plate carriers are very well rated and the goto choice of LAPD patrol officers. We have used a lot of plate carriers. We have seen brand come and go. Shellback armor plate carriers have stuck around and are now authorized for use in patrol by LAPD policy.