Fenix Lighting offers some of the brightest, most high-performing flashlights on the market. From EDC flashlights to camping lights, we have a flashlight for just about anything. While we offer a wide range of recreational flashlights for everyday activities, we also offer some of the best tactical flashlights for use by law enforcement and those in security occupations.

Our tactical flashlights are designed to be more powerful, durable, and reliable than traditional flashlights. With higher lumens, farther-reaching beams, and more features that are geared towards ease of use for police officers, one of our tactical flashlights is sure to become your favorite tool in your arsenal. But with our wide range of tactical lights, it can become difficult to choose which tactical flashlight is the best. After looking at the different tactical flashlights Fenix offers, there is undoubtedly one that proves to be the best police duty flashlight.


The PD36 TAC flashlight is the best police flashlight. With high-performing tactical features, the PD36 TAC is equipped to handle even the most intense situations. Built with ultra-bright lighting, incredibly far-reaching beam distance, and specifically designed ease-of-use features, police officers and security personnel will love this law enforcement flashlight.

PD36TAC tactical flashlight


The PD36 TAC is loved by many flashlight enthusiasts because of its incredible brightness and durable design. However, the PD36 TAC is really best suited as a tactical flashlight. This flashlight is the best police flashlight specifically because of its incredibly high lumen output, far-reaching beam range, and easy-to-operate tactical features. The PD36 TAC not only meets the essential criteria of a law enforcement flashlight, but it also exceeds them with a combination of thoughtful design, useful accessories, and tactical features.

PD36 TAC’s High Lumen Output and Far-Reaching Beam

Having a bright light source that can reach far distances is an essential feature for police work. The PD36 TAC can easily be operated with one hand and throws an astounding 3000 lumens that reach an impressive distance of 899ft (274m). With the PD36 TAC, not only will police officers have an incredibly bright light, but it will also provide them with an ample beam range to see everything near and far.

Built with 8 different lighting modes using dual tail switches, you can blast the PD36 TAC on turbo mode with 3000 lumens or cycle down to eco mode and only use 30 lumens. The PD36 TAC even has a 3000 lumen strobe mode if necessary.

PD36TAC accessories


The PD36 TAC is one of the most durable lights on the market. The PD36 TAC is IP68 dustproof and waterproof up to 2m, so you can count on it in any weather condition. Not only that, it’s impact resistant for up to 1m. All in all, this light is built uncompromisingly tough. It comes equipped with a stainless steel strike bezel that includes tungsten steel breaking tips. This feature can be extremely useful for breaking glass windows and self-defense.

Made to perform in high-intensity, tactical situations, the light has a built-in dual spring battery suspension. When mounted to a weapon, this feature allows the flashlight to absorb the shock from the recoil without causing any failure in the light. Plus, the light is made with an Advanced Pulse-Frequency Transmission System. Compared to mechanical structures, this new technology from Fenix protects the light from outside interference so you’ll always be able to rely on your PD36 TAC when you need it most.

Finally, the light is made with industrial-grade A6061-T6 aluminum. This aluminum goes through a rigorous heat treatment and stretching process to produce a high-strength metal that’s durable enough to withstand years of heavy use.

Tactical Operation

The PD36 TAC has dual tactical tail switches. The tactical tail switch operates on, off, and momentarily on while the smaller function switch allows you to cycle through five brightness levels. Hold down the function switch for instant strobe.

Additionally, the light comes with a 21700 rechargeable li-ion battery. This battery is rated for up to 500 charge cycles, offering a time and cost-effective alternative to single use batteries.

Tactical Accessories

The PD36 TAC is equipped with essential lighting features to be the best police duty flashlight. It has a body clip so you can carry it how you prefer. It’s portable size already makes a convenient traveling companion, but you can also easily clip it in a pocket or put in a tactical holster. To help you get even more out of your PD36 TAC, this light is compatible with a wide range of tactical accessories including the Aer-05 Tactical Remote Switch, which allows users to operate their flashlight remotely while mounted to a weapon. Attach the compatible Traffic Wand to easily repurpose the light into a traffic management tool, or use the Red Filter Adapter to keep your night vision intact while out after dark.

PD36TAC accessories


“Best tactical light on the market. American made high quality with 100% satisfaction”

“Excellent flashlight, small but very powerful. Highly recommended”

“Amazing evolution in the PD series lights, extremely bright 3000 lumens, neutral color light. Nice tail button functionality between lock, tac, and duty modes. USB charging enabled 21700 battery is handy for travel when without a dedicated battery charger. Body nicely machined as with all Fenix lights, and light weight considering the size and capability.”


Built with intense, heavy-duty use in mind, the PD36 TAC is the best police flashlight. This tactical light not only throws extremely bright light but it has additional necessary flashlight features that make it the best law enforcement flashlight. It’s far-reaching beam can light up even the darkest areas and its tactical dual switches make it extremely easy to operate. Let the flashlight speak for itself, and order a PD36 TAC today.