CRMIPT : Close range /Control Response Medium ImPact Tool: a non lethal mini expandable tool that can expand and retract all within use of force allowing for trapping, control, takedown, impact and restraint of individuals. Can easily be used against other tools or weapons of opportunity with measured force. CRMIPT is equipped with Flex cuff cutter /seat belt cutter /clothing cutter to be used for safety and emergency rescue situations. CRMIPT Ramp and Cutter both act as glass / windshield breakers for emergency situations. CRMIPT is a personal defensive impact /Rescue tool:
- CRMIPT is now SOP with Hialeah PD under the approval of Chief Mark Overton, and the new cadre of CRMIPT officers and Instructors: Sgt. Nick Rios, Lt. Rick Fernandez, Sgt. Luis Quinones, Ofc. Raul Somarriba. There are 30 officers certified to carry and use the CRMIPT.
- CRMIPT: officers have a choice of either expandable baton or a CRMIPT. They must carry one or the other, most are choosing CRMIPT’s. Chief Overton wants this carried over to SWAT, ICE, RDF, and other tactical teams under his supervision
- CRMIPT is in use with USBP via Artesia NM/ El Paso: Deputy Chief Mc Closkey, Deputy Chief Steve Hamilton
- CRMIPT is in use with PSD CENTCOM, SOCOM, DON
- CRMIPT is in process in South Miami: Sgt, Mike Weissberg & Metro Dade PD
- CRMIPT & LLC knives are SOP for S2 & CIS academy and Security; Director Tim ORourke. Bram Frank & Sonia M. Waring are both on staff and Bram is the Chief Edged Weapons Instructor for S2 /CIS and Sonia is adjunct Instructor. CRMIPT is official course with DEW.
- CRMIPT is in use with EU UN Security Commander Kirk McCleod