Rothco's Forced Entry 8" Deployment Boots with Side Zipper will provide you with the utmost efficiency while you are in the field. Designed like a running shoe, the combat boot offers optimal comfort and a mountaineer rubber outsole for improved traction while you are on the move. Keep your tactical army boot tightly secured with the rustproof eyelet lace system. The side zipper closure with a hook and loop tab allows you to save time by easily putting on/taking off your combat boots without having to tie/untie your laces. The SWAT boot is designed with denier nylon, suede leather upper and breathable mesh to keep your feet cool and dry. This law enforcement boot features a padded collar to cushion around your ankle for a comfortable fit. In addition, the EVA midsole and steel shank provide you with extra support on your feet.