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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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NJ officer shot saved by vest, man arrested

NJ officer shot saved by vest, man arrested

A veteran police sergeant’s vest is being credited for saving him in a Wednesday confrontation that ended in gunfire - Full Story

Videos

Vt. PD defends use of force in viral vid

Burlington police are defending the actions of officers in a video of an arrest gone viral.

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Video: Vt. PD defends use of force in viral vid

Video begins after both officers were struck by the suspect - Full Story

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Minn. hospital patient attacks nurses, dies in handcuffs

Patient who attacked four nurses with a metal bar had been suffering from recent episodes of confusion and delusion - Full Story

Columns

Dealing with dogs on SWAT operations: 10 tactical options Lt. Dan Marcou - Blue Knights

Dealing with dogs on SWAT operations: 10 tactical options

No matter how you feel about dogs, do not put your life — or the lives of your team — in jeopardy because of an aggressive dog - Full Story

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Prosecutor: Fatal shooting of costumed man with sword justified

Officers were justified in fatally shooting a young man who was wielding a sword as part of a Japanese anime costume - Full Story

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NY man enters police car, shot after taking cop's gun

Man is in critical condition after jumping into an unmarked patrol car and grabbing an officer’s gun - Full Story

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NM deputies shared similar hopes before fatal blue-on-blue

NM deputies shared similar hopes before fatal blue-on-blue

Before the violent clash that ended one of their lives and permanently altered the other's, the two deputies shared some things in common - Full Story

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Mo. deputy, suspect killed in shootout

Mo. deputy, suspect killed in shootout

A deputy was shot and killed during a pursuit and gunfire exchange early Sunday - Full Story

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Feds, Albuquerque reach deal on police reform

Feds, Albuquerque reach deal on police reform

U.S. Justice Department and New Mexico's largest city have reached an agreement to overhaul Albuquerque's police department - Full Story



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