Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate (JNLWD)

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Introduction Since the late 1980s, military, federal, state, and local law enforcement have incorporated NLW or less-than-lethal technology into their daily efforts to discourage...
June 4, 2018 | Source: Naval Technology, naval-technology.com, 5 February 2018
The US Navy has awarded a new contract to General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) for the development of advanced, high energy density capacitors. The deal has been...
How would Risk of Significant Injury (RSI) parameters best be utilized in future non-lethal weapons (NLW) military solutions? The requester was seeking a better...
February 12, 2018 | Source: General Atomics, ga.com, 3 January 2018
General Atomics Electromagnetic Systems (GA-EMS) announced today that it has been awarded a contract from the Joint Non-Lethal Weapons Directorate (JNLWD) through the Department...
How can a variable velocity non-lethal system can best meet the 0-100 meter non-lethal requirements for the Army and Marine Corps? DSIAC conducted research to identify...
July 31, 2017 | Source: Marine Corps Concepts and Programs, marinecorpsconceptsandprograms.com, 10 July 2014
The Non-Lethal - Indirect Fire Munition (NL-IDFM) will allow our Corps’ forces to achieve visual and auditory suppression of targets at range while minimizing the risk of...
HPM DEWs
Directed-energy weapons (DEWs) show great promise for the U.S. Warfighter in that they are a speed-of-light, all-weather weapon that can generate a relatively unlimited number of...
May 19, 2016 | Source: U.S. Army, Harry Sarles
Students from the Command and General Staff Officers Course participated in a non-lethal weapons range at the Lansing Correctional Facility Range on April 14. The range experience...