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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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Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

Michael Brown's official autopsy shows he was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle with the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot him - Full Story

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DOJ reveals plans to investigate Baltimore PD

The federal review will examine training standards, the way police interact with residents and how the department tracks complaints against officers - Full Story

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Man in shooting spree sought suicide, says officers are 'bad shots'

Man accused of shooting at police stations, patrol cars and officers told detectives he wanted to be killed and was disappointed in their marksmanship - Full Story

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Trending Topics: When cops face off with a college crowd

By PoliceOne Staff One of the most dangerous challenges police officers can face is the unpredictability... - Full Story

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Riots break out after WVU football win

Police used pepper spray and chemical munitions to disperse groups of rioters after they ignored warnings to disperse.

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Video: Riots break out after WVU football win

Police used pepper spray and chemical munitions to disperse groups of rioters after they ignored warnings to disperse - Full Story

Exclusives

Success story: Cops 2, Plaintiffs 0 in excessive force lawsuits

Success story: Cops 2, Plaintiffs 0 in excessive force lawsuits

“These were the first major cases I’ve been involved in where I applied material from Force Science since attorneys began calling on me for expert witness work 13 years ago,” Sgt. Thomas Ovens told Force Science News. - Full Story

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Success story: Cops 2, Plaintiffs 0 in excessive force lawsuits Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Success story: Cops 2, Plaintiffs 0 in excessive force lawsuits

“These were the first major cases I’ve been involved in where I applied material from Force Science since attorneys began calling on me for expert witness work 13 years ago,” Sgt. Thomas Ovens told Force Science News. - Full Story

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Lawyer: Bank robbery hostage begged for her life

Calif. woman taken hostage during a bank robbery and killed by police in an ensuing shootout begged for her life as she was dragged away by kidnappers - Full Story

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Conn. police stymied finding ID of man in stabbing rampage

Man slashed two passengers in a box-cutter rampage aboard a tour bus on Interstate 95 before he was fatally shot - Full Story



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