Heckler & Koch Announces NIJ Compliance for the VP9 Pistol

HK News Release_NIJ VP9

Columbus, GA – Heckler & Koch (HK) is pleased to announce that the National Institute of

Justice (NIJ) has completed its rigorous evaluation of the VP9 against that the NIJ Standard

0112.03 (Revision A) for Autoloading Pistols for Police Officers. The results are clear: the VP9

meets the highest standards set by the NIJ Compliance Testing Program.

The VP9 pistol underwent thorough scrutiny, including documentation review and

comprehensive testing. The NIJ has determined that the VP9 complies with all applicable

requirements, making it a reliable and effective choice for law enforcement professionals.


“We’re thrilled to share that the VP9 pistol aced the NIJ evaluation process. Our commitment

to quality, safety, and performance remains our core focus. The VP9 is here to back those who

protect and serve,” said Jason Whitten, Law Enforcement Sales Manager.

Heckler & Koch encourages law enforcement agencies and officers to consider the VP9 as a

trusted sidearm. For more information, visit www.hk-usa.com or contact Jason Whitten, Law

Enforcement Sales Manager at: Jason.whitten@heckler-koch-us.com.