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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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May 23, 2012
Machete takedown: A NY cop's good shoot Hayley Hudson - Stories from the Beat

Machete takedown: A NY cop's good shoot

'There were no loopholes, no loose cannons — everything was done by the book' - Full Story
April 26, 2012
Choosing a police trainer: Researching your potential options Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

Choosing a police trainer: Researching your potential options

Part Two: It is your right and responsibility to question and know the qualifications of your trainer - Full Story
March 22, 2012
P1 First Person: Contextual training concepts PoliceOne Special Contributors - P1 First Person

P1 First Person: Contextual training concepts

By Scott Barlow Deputy Director Hampton Roads Criminal Justice Training Academy Use of force training... - Full Story
March 22, 2012
TASER Axon Flex: The next generation of body camera Tim Dees - Police Tech & Gear

TASER Axon Flex: The next generation of body camera

The camera module, about the size of a felt-tip marker, is connected to a wallet-size controller module that is carried on a belt or clipped to clothing - Full Story
March 22, 2012
Choosing a police trainer: 'In house' versus 'outside provider' Ed Flosi - Taking Training to the Next Level

Choosing a police trainer: 'In house' versus 'outside provider'

Part One: Once training needs have been identified the next logical question becomes how to deliver the material - Full Story
March 15, 2012
Police attorney offers 'best practices' tips to civil rights overseers Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Police attorney offers 'best practices' tips to civil rights overseers

By Charles Remsberg Last November, the Civil Rights Division of the US DOJ sent a nine-page “technical... - Full Story
February 23, 2012
The OODA loop, reaction time, and decision making Sgt. Steve "Pappy" Papenfuhs - Training to Think

The OODA loop, reaction time, and decision making

Since the mid-19th century, human reaction time and decision-making have made popular research topics... - Full Story
February 16, 2012
AELE analyzes when force against the mentally disturbed is justified Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

AELE analyzes when force against the mentally disturbed is justified

What guidelines do courts offer to trainers, officers, and force reviewers in these circumstances? - Full Story
February 15, 2012
Force is a necessary tool for peace Chief Joel F. Shults, Ed.D. - Passion for the Job

Force is a necessary tool for peace

The most significant news item for the police profession for all of 2011 may have been the Occupy movement - Full Story
February 09, 2012
Is prone positioning really riskier for suspects? Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Is prone positioning really riskier for suspects?

Besides dispelling some persistent myths about the risk of prone positioning, Dr. Christine Hall feels that one study confirms the rarity of sudden in-custody death - Full Story



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