Lite Tactical Vest

Streamlined and highly effective, the United Shield Lite Tactical Vest (LTV) blends the functionality of a tactical carrier with a lightweight design that’s geared for high performance. The LTV gives law enforcement professionals the ability to use their soft armor concealed ballistics in an outer tactical vest, without the need for new panels. The United Shield Lite Tactical Vest features an abrasion resistant outer fabric that provides exceptional durability for extreme situations The Lite Tactical Vest provides full protection with full overlapping side coverage from front and back panels. The vest includes certified NIJ 0101.06 Level IIIA soft armor manufactured in the USA.

The LTV comes with a top loading front and back plate pocket that accepts 10” x 12” plates and additional pockets for smaller plates.   Also included are adjustable shoulder straps to accommodate individual comfort and a adjustable cummerbund with hook/loop closure underneath the front flap and a bungee lace adjustment in the rear. A heavy duty drag strap with hook and look handle hold down to prevent snagging provided. Also standard is 360° MOLLE for all equipment needs and Velcro on the front and rear to accept ID patches.

Accessories include neck, throat, bicep and groin armor with MOLLE. The LTV is manufactured from 500 Denier Nylon in the USA

Spec Sheet : Lite Tactical Vest


Ballistic Protection

The LTV comes with certified NIJ 0101.06 Level IIIA armor, although all soft armor packages available from United Shield are available in both Level IIIA and Level II.


-Shoulder Cut allows proper stock weld

-Modular system accommodates collar, throat, biceps, side gap, groin and lower back armor protection

-Front and Back 10” x 12” plate pockets

-Front abdominal flap secures external cummerbund and includes kangaroo pouch for documents or holsters

-Adjustable shoulder strapping system

-Emergency Drag Strap

-Accepts soft armor from your concealable carrier


A full range of sizes is available from XS to 4XL.  Custom Sizing available


Standard colors are black, coyote, tan, OD green, Ranger Green, Red and multicam.