Purchasing Restricted Items from Quartermaster
Some items are restricted for purchase to law enforcement or bear a title that is restricted (i.e. POLICE, SHERIFF, AGENT, FBI, etc.) and will require identification to be purchased. You may continue your order and 1) Submit a copy of your department issued identification card or 2) Provide a letter of authorization on letterhead from your department that confirms your employment that is signed by a supervising officer or 3) Have the item shipped to your department or agency. This information may be faxed toll-free to (866) 290-3389 or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the order number that you receive at the conclusion of your order with your transmission.
Orders received without proper identification on file will be delayed. We will attempt to contact you (generally by email) for this required information. If you have any questions about the ordering of title restricted items from Quartermaster, you are encouraged to call toll-free 866.673.7643.
California: Orders billing or shipping to California can be shipped to a law enforcement department address. Otherwise California requires one of the following credentials: Law Enforcement ID or Guard Card and Baton permit/certificate.
Missouri: Orders billing or shipping to Missouri require the recipient to be 18 years or older. A copy of your driver’s license or state issued identification card can be provided.
Body Armor / Ballistic –
Effective August 1, 2016, Quartermaster restricts the sale of body armor and related products (including, but not limited to, concealment body armor, tactical body armor, ballistic plates, ballistic shields, and ballistic helmets) to public safety professionals, members of the United States military, corporate and/or, private security officers, and teaching professionals. Orders for such products must be shipped to an approved agency or corporate address. If shipping to an address other than the approved agency, appropriate documentation must be provided. Quartermaster reserves the right to refuse or deny the sale of body armor and related products to any individual who is unable to provide appropriate documentation.
Orders containing items referencing the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) require a current copy of the front of the recipient’s ID Card.
CDCR ID –
California: Orders containing items referencing the California Dept of Corrections & Rehabilitation require a current copy of the front of the recipient’s ID Card.
CT Armor –
Connecticut: Any order billing or shipping to Connecticut containing item(s) providing ballistic protection must be shipped to a law enforcement department address.
Customized Item –
Item has been customized with a title or wording that is considered restricted. You can ship the item to your department address or you can submit a copy of your departmental issued identification.
Fire Item –
California: Orders billing or shipping to California can be shipped to fire department address. Otherwise California requires a copy of your departmental issued ID card.
Knife Form –
Order can be shipped to a law, fire, emergency medical department address or a military base. Otherwise a copy of a department issued identification card is required. ALL orders require a Knife Form to be completed and submitted.
Law Agency –
Order must ship to a law enforcement agency address.
Order can be shipped to a law enforcement agency address. Otherwise a copy of a department issued identification card is required.
Military ID –
An active Federal Government email address is required to verify employment for restricted items. Use this email address to place the order.
Oleoresin Capsicum (OC Spray) –
Can only ship via ground services to physical address within the Continental US. Cannot be sold to or shipped to Massachusetts. New York: Can only be sold and shipped to public safety agencies; individual sales are prohibited.
California: Orders billing or shipping to California with defensive spray (over 2.5oz net wt), can be shipped to a law enforcement agency address. Otherwise California requires one of the following credentials: Law Enforcement ID or Guard Card and Defense Spray permit/certificate.
Physician’s Authorization –
A physician’s authorization form must be completed for ever new order.
Private Investigator –
State issued ID card verifying employment or a business license.
Stun Gun –
The following states restrict or have cities that restrict the possession or sale of stun guns. We are unable to ship to the following:
District of Columbia Massachusetts Wisconsin Hawaii Michigan Rhode Island
Illinois New Jersey Iowa New York Maryland Pennsylvania
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