Private equity and buyout firm TA Associates has completed a $200m investment in 5.11 Tactical, a fast-growing manufacturer and distributor of apparel and accessories for the law enforcement market. 

Under the terms of the deal, TA will hold a majority stake in 5.11 Tactical and the senior management team will remain in place.

Headquartered in Modesto, California, and founded in 2003, 5.11 Tactical is provides a full line of functional products to law enforcement and public safety personnel, including trousers, shirts, shorts, vests, belts, uniforms, underwear, and footwear. 

Jeffrey T Chambers, a managing director at TA Associates who will join the company's board of directors, said 5.11 Tactical "has a record of rapid growth across product categories and we see significant opportunity for continued expansion."