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The Use of Force topic provides news, information and training on one the most commonly discussed areas in law enforcement training programs. Shooting skills and defensive tactics are critical to keeping officers alive out of harm's way. We cover all subjects—nothing is taboo in this discussion.
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August 12, 2009

Wyo. chief criticizes officers who used TASER on 76-year-old

Associated PressGLENROCK, Wyo. — Glenrock Police Chief Tom Sweet said two officers "probably... - Full Story
August 08, 2009

La. to settle lawsuit over taped police beating

By Michael Kunzelman Associated PressNEW ORLEANS — The city of New Orleans has agreed to a settlement... - Full Story
August 07, 2009
N.J. police defend tactics, release video of fatal shootout

N.J. police defend tactics, release video of fatal shootout

By Michaelangelo Conte Jersey JournalJERSEY CITY, N.J. — Devastated they lost one of their own... - Full Story
August 07, 2009

Grand jury clears Philly officers in taped beating

Associated PressPHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia police officers involved in the videotaped beating... - Full Story
August 06, 2009

Family dogs putting Atlanta cops on the spot

By Larry Hartstein Atlanta Journal-ConstitutionATLANTA — It's a split-second decision.Three times... - Full Story
August 06, 2009

Police incident caught on dashcam causes mess for N.J. town

By Jan Hefler Philadelphia InquirerGLOUCESTER COUNTY, N.J. — Three years ago, a police video captured... - Full Story
August 05, 2009

Mass. police shot violent man to 'save their lives'

By Peter Schworm and Andrew Ryan Boston GlobeMALDEN, Mass. — Two police officers who "acted... - Full Story
August 05, 2009

Tenn. police fire 59 shots at man with rifle threatening suicide

By Bill Poovey Associated PressCHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — Six officers fired at least 59 shots in less... - Full Story
August 02, 2009

Tenn. woman says officer handcuffed 7-year-old

By Matt Lakin Knoxville News-SentinelKNOXVILLE, Tenn. — Deborah Lawhorn says she watched a Knoxville... - Full Story
July 30, 2009

Chicago policy may allow officers to fire at fleeing suspects

By Fran Spielman Chicago Sun-TimesCHICAGO — Chicago aldermen -- not Police Supt. Jody Weis -- would... - Full Story



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