Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Use of Force  > Page 13
Use of Force

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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos

News

Deputy hit in NC shootout recovering

Deputy Joshua LaFave suffered a gunshot wound to his chest, back and shoulder from Andrew Michaelis - Full Story

News

NYC mayor seeks to ease tension after in-custody death

Mayor sat between his police commissioner and one of the department's most outspoken critics Thursday, trying to ease tensions with minority communities - Full Story

News

Calif. cop involved in incident at Occupy protest gets job back

An Oakland police officer who was fired after he lobbed a tear-gas canister into a group of people has won his job back through arbitration - Full Story

Videos

FBI agent opens fire during suspected kidnapping

The man left he scene and led officers on a high speed pursuit.

News

Detective acquitted in fatal Md. road-rage shooting

NJ detective was acquitted Wednesday of first-degree murder and other charges in the shooting of a driver during a case of road rage - Full Story

News

Vegas victim: Crime spree was 'total terror'

Vegas victim: Crime spree was 'total terror'

Police later shot and killed Cody David Winters and arrested his accomplice, Natasha Galenn Jackson, on suspicion of murder, attempted murder, burglary, kidnapping and other charges - Full Story

Videos

3 killed, 3 deputies injured in NC shootout

Deputies were called to the residence for a domestic dispute when gunfire was exchanged with one person.

News

3 killed, 3 deputies injured in NC shootout

Deputies were called to the residence for a domestic dispute when gunfire was exchanged with one person - Full Story

News

2 dead, 2 hurt in Nev. crime spree

2 dead, 2 hurt in Nev. crime spree

Two men were killed and two women were seriously injured Tuesday in a wild Las Vegas crime spree that included a carjacking, two home invasions, a stabbing, a fake hostage situation and a deadly police shooting - Full Story

News

Mother of Mexican teen slain in cross-border shooting sues

Jose Antonio Elena Rodriguez, 16, was in Nogales, Sonora, near the tall, steel fence that divides the United States and Mexico when a Border Patrol agent shot him from Nogales, Arizona in 2012 - Full Story



Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:
FirearmsNL

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Use of Force Columnists

Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts
with Force Science Institute
Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement
with Scott Buhrmaster