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Officer-Involved Shootings

Officer-Involved Shootings

The Officer-Involved Shootings topic page provides news about cops in deadly confrontations, as well as tactical tips and columnists’ perspective on how to handle such situations. Most police officers will go through an entire career without discharging their weapon in the commission of their job. But on a daily basis, every single officer thinks about being in a gunfight.
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November 16, 2005
The importance of focused policy in modern policing Sgt. Lou Savelli, NYPD (ret.) - Tools of the (Crime) Trade

The importance of focused policy in modern policing

by Joseph Fodera, Charles Alifano and Lou Savelli Two of the biggest and most important issues facing... - Full Story
August 10, 2005
Study reveals important truths hidden in the details of officer-involved shootings Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Study reveals important truths hidden in the details of officer-involved shootings

Ideas for research projects can germinate from the least likely moments, as when a student asked Firearms... - Full Story
August 01, 2005
New findings expand understanding of tunnel vision, auditory blocking and lag time Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

New findings expand understanding of tunnel vision, auditory blocking and lag time

Brain researchers at Johns Hopkins University have shed new light on the auditory blocking and tunnel... - Full Story
June 21, 2005
New shell ejection study suggests gun handling determines where empties fall Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

New shell ejection study suggests gun handling determines where empties fall

In this edition: I. What the New Shell Ejection Study Found II. New Clue To Potential Danger III. Should... - Full Story
March 16, 2005
Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

"Police execution" or a lightning-fast, justifiable shooting?

Findings from Force Science Research Center Help a Federal Jury Decide * Special note: Be sure to check... - Full Story
December 08, 2004
Can you really prevent unintentional discharges? Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Can you really prevent unintentional discharges?

You're trained that the surest way to prevent an unintentional discharge is to keep your finger outside... - Full Story
December 07, 2004
New findings on shell ejection patterns help clear officer on trial for murder Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

New findings on shell ejection patterns help clear officer on trial for murder

TRUE or FALSE: Spent shell casings ejected from a semiautomatic handgun at a shooting scene can reliably... - Full Story
February 25, 2004
Killed in cold blood National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund - Featuring articles from Executive Director Craig Floyd

Killed in cold blood

On April 26, 1995, Prince George's County Police Corporal John Novabilski was working an off-duty job... - Full Story



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