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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 27, 2008
What the new study of shootings of unarmed suspects means to you Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

What the new study of shootings of unarmed suspects means to you

Part 2 of a 2-part series [Editor’s note: In Part 1 we reported on a ground-breaking new study by researcher... - Full Story
February 22, 2008
Use-of-force law and its impact on muzzle position Ken Wallentine - Law Enforcement and the Law

Use-of-force law and its impact on muzzle position

Recently, some P1 members questioned the legalities surrounding a situation where an officer points a... - Full Story
February 07, 2008
Factors that influence the use of force in a correctional institution Gary T. Klugiewicz - Klugie's Corner

Factors that influence the use of force in a correctional institution

Both police and correctional personnel use force to maintain order, keep people safe, and enforce the... - Full Story
September 26, 2007
Crime-fighting can be exhilarating, but beware of the rush Jim Glennon - Surviving the Streets

Crime-fighting can be exhilarating, but beware of the rush

By Lt. Jim Glennon, Lombard, IL (ret.)One aspect of law enforcement that is almost impossible to sufficiently... - Full Story
September 05, 2007
How to ensure use of force is Ken Wallentine - Law Enforcement and the Law

How to ensure use of force is "reasonable and necessary" and avoid claims of excessive force

Ask a dozen people when "reasonable and necessary force" to effect an arrest or detention... - Full Story
August 10, 2007
TASER tactics and training injuries Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.) - Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement

TASER tactics and training injuries

by PoliceOne.com Columnist Greg Meyer Sponsored by TASER This month I’ll cover several TASER topics... - Full Story
August 01, 2007
Use of force liability risk management Marty Drapkin - Correctional Policy & Procedure

Use of force liability risk management

By Marty Drapkin Checklist: Use of force liability risk management: Corrections setting Management of... - Full Story
January 16, 2007
Use of force and the violent student Gary T. Klugiewicz - Klugie's Corner

Use of force and the violent student

By Gary T. Klugiewicz Director of Training, PoliceOne Training Network PART ONE: INTRODUCTION This paper... - Full Story
January 10, 2007
Rodney King revisited Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.) - Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement

Rodney King revisited

by PoliceOne.com Columnist Greg Meyer Sponsored by TASER The legitimacy of police power is questioned... - Full Story
November 17, 2006
Use of force caught on tape: What's next? Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.) - Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement

Use of force caught on tape: What's next?

By Greg Meyer, PoliceOne columnist Sponsored by TASER The Hollywood Division officers “caught on tape”... - Full Story



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