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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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February 08, 2012

Police, Nev. Highway Patrol settle diabetic man's case

Adam Greene was treated for broken ribs, cuts and bruises - Full Story
February 08, 2012

NM cops kill homicide suspect after crash

Deputies and State Police officers responded to a call from Catherine Sampson-Brannon, who said her estranged husband Wes Brannon was at her door with a gun - Full Story
February 08, 2012

Suspect, bystander dead in Tex. shootout with police

Police: The suspected gunman died of a gunshot wound to the head, but it wasn't immediately clear whether the officers killed him or he shot himself - Full Story
February 07, 2012

Bystander helps officer restrain drunk driver

The officer restrained a driver after his blue lights were ignored and a bystander stepped in - Full Story
February 07, 2012

Video: Cop's gun discharges in Walmart parking lot

Court records say a constable told police his gun fired accidentally after a shoplifting suspect drove over his foot in a Walmart parking lot - Full Story
February 07, 2012

Authorities: Less-lethal device used on woman at drive-thru

A woman blocked a McDonald's drive-thru for 20 minutes after employees refused to serve her - Full Story
February 07, 2012

Attorney questions 2nd round of shots in Carl's Jr. shooting

Two officers responded to a 911 call that a man was smashing the restaurant's windows with a large pipe bender - Full Story
February 04, 2012

Md. cop involved in fatal shooting

The Anne Arundel officer is a 19-year veteran who works in the Northern District - Full Story
February 03, 2012

Calif. cop acquitted of all charges in brutality case

The jury deliberated for about four hours before finding Dedrick Riley, 42, not guilty of unnecessary assault by an officer - Full Story
February 02, 2012

Autistic teen killed after threatening cops

A teen with Asperger's syndrome appeared and "made slashing strikes" while holding a knife, according to police - Full Story

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