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Uniform Components
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Description and Wear of Uniform Components
Gloves, Black, White
Article 3501.24


Black Gloves


White Gloves 


 Brown Gloves




Black gloves are made of smooth leather or smooth synthetic leather; white gloves are made of authorized fabric.  Glove stitching is the same color as the basic glove material.

Correct Wear

Black leather gloves are worn, never carried.  White gloves (when required) may be worn or carried with uniforms.  Gloves are removed to shake hands.

Ownership Markings

Center surname, first and middle initial (if applicable) in black ink on inside lip of glove. 



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