Good value combat shorts for summer use, which have ample pockets. There are 6 pockets at the front. 2 deep pockets near the belt level, on theoutside of each of these is a zipped securit pocket. Further down the front of the shorts there are two spacious 'pouch' type pockets, which both have double velcro closures. At the rear of the shorts there are two zipped pockets that open just below belt level, and also have a velcro fastening flap for additonal security. All the zips have cord tags on them to facilitate easy opening and closure. There are integral loops for taking a belt, and the waste has two elasticated panels to ensure a snug fit. In summary these are great value, lightweight shorts, with ample storage space, with multiple zipped pockets to secure those valuable, or essential .