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They protect our streets and keep us safe every day, but what gifts do police offers actually want?

To help find the perfect gift for police officers in your life, we’ve asked hundreds of law enforcement officers what presents they really want.

From jewelry and watches to more practical gifts like car seat organizers and handcuff pouches, discover the best gifts for police officers and law enforcement agents below.

Best Gifts For Police Officers

1. Tactical Self Defense Pen

tactical self defense pen for police officers

A unique gift for any police officer, this tactical pen is sure to come in useful on the front line. Featuring several different attachments, the pen can be used to break glass, cut string, write things or even be used as a flashlight. With so much functionality, it’s ideal for any active officer both on and off the job.

2. Bullet Shaped Whiskey Stones

bullet shape whiskey stones gift

Ensure their glass of whiskey stays cold after a long hard day at work with these awesome bullet shaped whiskey stones. Made to keep their drinks cool without dilution, these stainless steel bullets are dishwasher safe and will keep drinks cool for hours. Suitable for other beverages besides whiskey, this is the perfect gift for gun lovers and gun enthusiasts.

3. CASIO G-Shock Digital Watch

CASIO digital watch law enforcement gift

An essential police officer gift for anyone on the front line, this CASIO G-shock watch is designed to be super durable and water resistant up to 200 meters. Perfect for the fast paced life of cops, this digital watch comes with a whole range of useful features including countdown timer, LED light, stopwatch and multiple time zones.

4. Arrest My Vest Cleaning Spray

arrest my vest cleaning spray

Help them keep their essential gear clean and in tip top condition with this special arrest my vest cleaning spray. Specifically designed to remove vomit, urine, smoke, body odour, and other nasty odours from tactical gear, any police officer would love to receive this present. With two 16 ounce bottles per set, there’s enough to last them several months of use.

5. Police American Flag Coaster Set

police american flag coaster set

Support anyone you know who works in law enforcement with these beautiful police thin blue line slate coaster set. Featuring four distressed coasters each with the American flag, they are perfect for keeping any table clean and free from coffee rings. Each coaster is four inches square and made from real slate with unique rough edges that differ for each one.

6. Police Badge Bifold Wallet

police badge bifold wallet

Upgrade their existing wallet to something specifically designed to carry police badges with this fantastic genuine leather bifold wallet. With a special area that fits any police badge shape, this wallet makes it easy to carry and protect their badge wherever they go. With enough room to hold eight cards and their ID, this is a perfect gift for anyone who works in law enforcement.

7. Saint Michael Silver Pendant

saint michael silver pendant

Any police officer knows that Saint Michael is there to protect them on duty. Ensure they carry the spirit of Saint Michael wherever they go with this beautiful silver pendant. Made in the USA from lead, this beautiful pendant also comes with a 27 inch stainless steel chain and is presented in a gift box for easy gifting.

8. Law Enforcement Car Seat Organizer

law enforcement car seat organizer

When times get hectic, it’s important to know exactly where all the tools and equipment are located. Help any police officer organize their police car with this excellent car seat organizer. Ideal for placing on the back of any car seat, this storage bag has plenty of compartments and even comes with a quick release buckle for emergencies.

9. Magazine & Handcuff Pouch

magazine handcuffs pouch carrier

An ideal gift for police officers who spend a lot of time on their feet, this magazine and handcuff pouch is exactly what they need during their duties. Designed to fit on any belt up to 1.75 inches thick, this pouch will hold their handcuffs and magazine exactly where they need them, making it quick to access either.

10. Handcuffs Cufflinks

handcuffs cufflinks

For any formal occasions, ensure they are dressed to impress by gifting them these super cool handcuff cufflinks. Hand crafted and individually inspected before shipping, these cufflinks will look great in any formal suit. Ideal for new police officers, experienced cops, retirement parties and more, this gift is perfect for any officer in your life.

11. Police Officer Wine Bottle Holder

police officer wine bottle holder

Hands off the wine, or else! Ensure their wine is protected at all times with this hilarious police officer wine bottle holder. Made from metal, this holder will hold most wine bottles and comes complete with a wine bottle stopper, so they don’t have to drink it all at once! This is sure to make an excellent retirement gift for any police officer saying goodbye to the force.

12. Midnight Shift Coffee

midnight shift coffee gift

It’s no secret that coffee fuels almost every police officer out there. Ensure your loved one stays awake and alert on those long night shifts with this very special blend of coffee. A medium blend of dark roast, this is sure to wake them up before any shift. Designed specifically for law enforcement, the company donates 10% of every purchase to police charities and causes.

13. Vintage Police Patent Art Prints

vintage police patent art prints

For any police officer who is fascinated about the history of the police and their gadgets, these vintage police patent prints are the perfect gift for them. Including six unique US patent prints, each print showcases a patent including the first set of handcuffs, pistol holder and K9 harness. Each patent is printed on crystal archive paper which ensures they will last a lifetime.

14. Personalized Police Flag Art

personalized police flag art

No matter if they’ve just graduated from the police academy, or if they’re starting their retirement, get them something unique with this personalized artwork. An excellent present for any police officer, this unframed artwork can easily be framed and hung on any room in their house. A great way to show your support for the boys in blue, this is sure to be displayed with pride.

15. I Like Big Busts Mug

i like big busts coffee mug

What is every law enforcement officer’s dream? To bust the bad guys and send them all to jail! Make any cop laugh and remind them what they love doing daily with this hilarious coffee mug. Printed on both sides, this 11 ounce mug is ideal for their morning coffee, tea or hot chocolate and is sure to be a great conversation starter.

16. Law Enforcement Silicone Bracelets

law enforcement silicone bracelets

Show your loved one how much you support them by gifting them this pack of silicone bracelets. Designed for police officers and law enforcement agents, this pack comes with four unique designs that will fit around anyone’s wrist. Lightweight and stretchy, they are perfect for wearing to work instead of heavy jewelry.

17. Police American Flag Pendant

police thin blue line pendant

Some say the two most important faiths are the faith we have in our religion and the faith we have in our country. Put them both together, and you get this beautiful thin blue line American flag pendant. The ideal gift for any police officer, this durable pendant comes complete with a 24 inch chain and is ideal for any religious officer.

18. Funny Police Officer T-Shirt

funny police officer t-shirt merchandise

For any office who always sees the funny side, this t-shirt is sure to make them smile. Ideal for wearing on their days off at home, this tee is available in five different colors and six different colors. Lightweight with a classic fit and double needle sleeves, this is an excellent gift for any state trooper, chief, deputy sheriff, or SWAT office in your life.

19. Thin Blue Line Police Mug

thin blue line police mug

For any law enforcement officer that wants to start their day right, get them this motivational thin blue line police mug. With a capacity of 11 ounces, this mug is made from high quality ceramic making it 100% dishwasher and microwave safe. Featuring the American flag with blue line, this mug comes packaged securely in a box ready for gifting.

20. Police Gifts Set Collection

police gifts set collection

Can’t decide which police officer gift you should get them? Get them multiple gifts with this fantastic police gifts collection set. Including one Saint Michael coffee mug, a golden polished Saint Michael coin, blue line wristband and keychain, they’re sure to appreciate all of these presents. A great gift idea for any new police graduate, ensure they stay motivated when times get tough.

21. Mounted Beer Bottle Opener

mounted beer bottle opener

What better way to celebrate after a long and tiresome shift than with a bottle of their favorite beer. Make bottle opening that little bit easier with this excellent mounted beer bottle opener with thin blue line flag. Ten inches by five inches wide and made in the USA, this is the perfect present for any husband, brother, father or loved one.

22. Police Woman Graduation Gift

police woman graduation gift

For all those police women who doubted themselves and never thought they would make it, get them this beautiful graduation gift. Complete with various dangling charms, this bracelet is made from stainless steel and will fit most wrists up to eight inches. An adorable gift to keep her motivated during her first few years, this is sure to give her the courage when she needs it.

23. 3D Police Car Card

3d police car card

An appropriately themed greetings card for any police officer, they will certainly love the surprise inside. Upon opening the card, an awesome 3D police car pops up in all its glory, making it a great gift for anyone who works in law enforcement. Complete with a blank envelope, it’s ideal for Mother’s and Father’s days as well as birthdays.

24. Skull Bottle Opener Keychain

skull bottle opener keychain

Say thank you for their service by gifting your loved one this essential skull bottle opener keychain. Shaped like a skull, this keychain also includes the thin blue line flag to show support for the cops. Not only is it cool looking, but it’s also fully functional and able to open bottles with ease. Ideal for carrying around when they are off duty, this is sure to be a constant reminder of why they serve.

25. Ceramic Donut Mug

ceramic donut mug gift

What is a cop without their trusty donuts? Not only are they delicious, but they also help fuel them through the day. Ensure they get their daily dose of donuts and coffee with this hilarious donut mug. Made from the finest ceramic, it is both dishwasher and microwave safe while being able to hold up to 14 ounces.

26. Cop Socks

cop socks gift idea

Ensure they’re dressed for duty with these appropriately themed cop socks. Featuring police cars, badges and police hats in a unique pattern, these socks are ideal for wearing either on or off the job. Machine washable and suitable for shoe sizes 6 to 12, these are sure to get a lot of attention whenever they wear them.


Beth Noll is a gift editor at Gift Observer. She loves shopping for friends and sharing her top gift recommendations on the blog. With 9 years of blogging experience, she's always up to date with the latest trends and best gift ideas.