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Officers struggle to readjust after war

Officers struggle to readjust after war

Deputy Scott Krause, who served two combat tours, is seen punching a handcuffed suspect. Many cops who fought overseas are finding it difficult to adjust to street duty, using survival instincts that may make them quick to use force. So, what is being done to help these veterans returning to street duty? - Full Story

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Then & Now: The P1 community discusses changes in policing

How has policing changed in the past 10 years? We collected responses from P1 members and columnists - Full Story

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LAPD uses deadly force on man chasing wife

Police arrived as suspect was running after his wife down the street - Full Story

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Editorial: Calif. TASER rejection frustrating, backwards

San Francisco will remain one of a handful of major-city forces that don't use the stun guns - Full Story

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Suspect dead after shooting off-duty Texas cop

Police shot him outside the Walmart he entered with at least two guns - Full Story

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Ex-Wis. deputy gets prison for punching suspect

The officer's lawyer attributed his behavior to post-traumatic stress disorder - Full Story

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Fla. sheriff settles TASER lawsuit for $95K

The suspect was shocked by a TASER after being handcuffed in a jail cell - Full Story

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Nurse cuffed by Chicago cop settles for $78K

Nurse cuffed by Chicago cop settles for $78K

The nurse was forced to sit in the back of a squad for 45 minutes after refusing to draw blood from a DUI suspect - Full Story

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Suspect who shot Pentagon officers killed

John Patrick Bedell was suspicious of the government, 9/11 attacks - Full Story



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Use of Force Columnists

The Winning Mind The Winning Mind
with Dave Smith
Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement
with Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.)