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Use of Force

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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January 26, 2009

University study investigates stun gun safety, in-custody deaths

Editor's note: Recently, PoliceOne columnist Greg Meyer responded to an Amnesty International report... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
January 24, 2009

Ill. officer admits guilt in use of force case

By David Heinzmann Chicago TribuneCHICAGO — Standing at attention in a federal courtroom Thursday,... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
January 22, 2009

LAPD policy on riot gear reviewed after injury

Officers controlling a crowd in Westwood were told not to wear helmets right awayBy Andrew Blankstein... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
January 16, 2009

Medical study: Serious injuries from TASER are 'extremely rare'

Editor's note: Be sure to check out Greg Meyer's response to the latest Amnesty International report... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
January 13, 2009

Editorial: In video age, a rush to judgment?

By Ben Arnoldy Christian Science MonitorOAKLAND, Calif. — If a picture is worth a thousand words,... - Full Story
January 13, 2009

Calif. transit police sends BART shooting case to district attorney

By Demian Bulwa, Henry K. Lee, Leslie Fulbright San Francisco ChronicleOAKLAND, Calif. — BART police... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
January 10, 2009

Pa. SWAT marksman 'justified' in shooting standoff suspect who had 2 guns

By Dennis B. Roddy and Sadie Gurman Pittsburgh Post-GazettePITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Police Chief... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
January 09, 2009

Off duty officer thwarts Pa. bank robber

Editor's Note: Street Survival Seminar instructor Betsy Brantner Smith encourages officers to always... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
January 09, 2009

Protests continue as Calif. transit board reviews BART incident

Sean Maher and Denis Cuff Oakland Tribune OAKLAND, Calif. — An emotional BART board apologized... - Full Story



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