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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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March 28, 2011

Video: Dash cam released in campus tractor OIS

After being shot five times, the man continued to stand his ground and display his firearm - Full Story
March 28, 2011

Cop barricades self in home, dies in standoff

Veteran Sgt. David Powell barricaded himself inside his home Sunday and called police to tell them he was armed - Full Story
March 28, 2011

New video of Walmart shootout with teen

The 13-year-old girl ran away from a Utah foster care facility days earlier with 31-year-old man, leading to the gunfight - Full Story
March 24, 2011

Video: NM officer's textbook shooting

"We're thankful our officer was prepared and handled the situation extremely well; it was textbook" - Full Story
March 24, 2011

Ill. cops kill man who lunged at them with knife

William Ladew rushed at them from a back bedroom with a large knife and was shot when he refused to drop the weapon - Full Story
March 24, 2011

Cop who killed fake-gun wielding man cleared

When he raised the replica gun at officers, one shot him with a Taser and another shot him with his gun - Full Story
March 24, 2011

Video: Physical arrest goes viral on YouTube

An investigator who spent time at the sheriff's office analyzes the video and says she has no problem with the force - Full Story
March 22, 2011

Video: Non-compliant Mich. man jumps from car, gets shot

Prosecutors are reviewing decision to clear officer, who can be heard explaining her reason for shooting in the video - Full Story
March 19, 2011

Psychologist who says cop beat him settles for 285K

The suit said the officer threw him to the ground, kicked him in the head and punched him in the eye - Full Story
March 15, 2011
LA cop cleared in immigrant's shooting death

LA cop cleared in immigrant's shooting death

Concluded the Sept. 5 killing of Manuel Jaminez was a proper use of force - Full Story



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