For Our Heroes

Zenith has partnered with Shot Spot to offer select professions significant discounts on the purchase prices of our firearms.

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Zenith Firearms imports, markets, distributes, and innovates a line of firearms that features the iconic design and legendary operating system of one of the world’s most renowned submachine gun platforms. Our imports in this famous line are manufactured by MKE. With more than 40 years of experience manufacturing roller-delayed blowback firearms using original tooling, dies, and data, MKE’s products deliver the exact performance that veteran users have come to expect.

Zenith Firearms strives to honor those in public service whose occupation involves physically protecting Americans and/or defending our Constitution. In gratitude for their service, Zenith offers members of select professions significant discounts on the purchase prices of our firearms. We gladly extend this offer to individuals employed in or retired from the following occupations:

  • Military officer or enlistee (including active guard and active reserve)
  • Law enforcement officer
  • Corrections officer
  • Firefighter
  • Emergency Medical Services provider


Those who qualify for the Zenith Hero Program must present one of the following types of documentation to a participating dealer:

  1. A valid form of professional identification (or)
  2. Written testimony of professional credential and employment status, on official letterhead, from a ranking officer within the qualifying service, agency, or department

Qualified individuals who present proper documentation may purchase firearms at Zenith Hero Program prices from any of Shot Spot’s participating dealers, a list of which can be found at www.shotspotllc.com/hero.

Participating Products

A large number of Zenith products are included in this Program:

  • Z-5RS – 9x19mm pistol
  • Z-5P – 9x19mm pistol
  • Z-5K – 9x19mm pistol
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ZENITH HERO Program limitations

Qualified personnel may purchase as many as two (2) firearms per 12-month period at Program prices. Zenith reserves the right to revoke eligibility to individuals who:

  1. Attempt to purchase more than two (2) firearms at Program prices in a single 12-month period
  2. Attempt to leverage Program discounts to create a public side business (i.e. intend to resell as new on Gunbroker)


Zenith also offers its firearms at discounted prices to local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies, as well as other departments and services of government.

Agency / department / service representatives are encouraged to contact Zenith Defense at 434-202-7790 x113 for more information.

Zenith is a fully-licensed importer, exporter, and manufacturer of firearms and ammunition.

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