Published Online: 1 April 1982
Page Count: 5
Associate medical examiner, Office of the Medical Examiner, Dade County, Miami, FL.
(Received 12 August 1981; accepted 9 October 1981)
This report presents the findings in the case of a fatal gunshot wound from a relatively high-energy rifle suffered by a law enforcement officer wearing a bulletproof vest. Also presented is a discussion of missile energy transfer for individuals wearing protective clothing.
Paper ID: JFS11502J