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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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July 05, 2010
Use of force from a patrol supervisor's point of view Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

Use of force from a patrol supervisor's point of view

A supervisor has the difficult job of winning the loyalty and trust of his officers, while also ensuring that laws and policies are followed when force is used - Full Story
June 28, 2010
Ensuring relevant training after a use-of-force incident Scott Sargent - The Street As I See It

Ensuring relevant training after a use-of-force incident

Looking at, and learning from, LAPD use-of-force policy and adjudication procedure changes over the past few years - Full Story
May 07, 2010
Reviewing and analyzing police use of deadly force Terrence P. Dwyer, Esq. - Police Liability and Litigation

Reviewing and analyzing police use of deadly force

As long as the facts known to the officer at the time of their decision to use force were objectively reasonable, then the use of force will be lawful - Full Story
May 05, 2010
Facing your mortality after a deadly-force incident Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

Facing your mortality after a deadly-force incident

One police officer’s 5 lessons learned from a harrowing “triple whammy” incident in Hillsboro (Ore.) - Full Story
April 19, 2010
Product Review: Top training programs Lindsey J. Bertomen - Police Products

Product Review: Top training programs

Effective programs start with strong, consistent philosophies - Full Story
March 24, 2010
What does the Bryan v. City of Coronado decision mean? Chuck Joyner - Survival Sciences

What does the Bryan v. City of Coronado decision mean?

Officers must understand the seriousness of their actions after a use-of-force incident — it's critical to write a report that clearly articulates the threat - Full Story
March 19, 2010
P1 Photo of the Week: Experiencing the effects PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: Experiencing the effects

All Seminole, Fla. police officers are required to "experience the effects" of a TASER prior... - Full Story
February 16, 2010
Keeping your less lethal options open Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

Keeping your less lethal options open

Less lethal weapons and training are always improving, and in generations to come, we'll have new tools and resources - Full Story
February 09, 2010
Desensitization training helps officers stay in the fight Gary T. Klugiewicz - Klugie's Correctional Corner

Desensitization training helps officers stay in the fight

People aren’t born with the ability to hit and be hit — they have a sensory inhibition that every officer must learn to overcome - Full Story
February 03, 2010
30 years of the Street Survival Seminar Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

30 years of the Street Survival Seminar

Hundreds of thousands of cops have been impacted by a seminar that began with a dozen officers crammed into an elementary school classroom - Full Story



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Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement
with Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.)
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with NYTOA – The New York Tactical Officers Association