311-1-09 Raincoat and raingear.

(A) The following styles of raincoat are authorized for wear with the uniform:

(1) A basic style raincoat, Blauer 26990 or equivalent, with the following features:

(a) Reversible from black to orange, with a badge tab on the black side and special facings to prevent orange "peek through," and

(b) Made from a reversible one-ply Tech-lite urethane-coated 200 denier oxford nylon shell, or equivalent fabric, with seams that are factory sealed with thermal tape, a snap-over fly front, and Scotchlite(TM) reflective trim around the chest and cuffs.

(2) A dress style raincoat, Blauer 733 or equivalent, with the following features:

(a) Reversible from black to orange, with a badge tab on both sides, and

(b) Made from reversible, waterproof, Tech-lite urethane coated 200 denier oxford nylon shell and lining fabrics, or equivalent fabric, with seams that are factory sealed with thermal tape, a snap-over storm fly, reversible zipper, a two piece dress collar, sleeves with raglan style shoulders, and ten inch go-through slash pockets with welts.

(B) Black rainpants made of waterproof fabric may be worn when weather conditions require.

(C) Other raingear may be worn at the sheriff's discretion.

Eff 7-21-79; 12-15-01
Rule promulgated under: RC 111.15
Rule authorized by: RC 311.28
Rule amplifies: RC 311.28
Replaces: former 311-1-09
RC review dates: DEC 15 2006