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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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Dispatcher reported 'no guns' before officer shooting

The operator reported that there were no guns in the house, but the suspect was armed - Full Story

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Facing your mortality after a deadly-force incident Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

Facing your mortality after a deadly-force incident

One police officer’s 5 lessons learned from a harrowing “triple whammy” incident in Hillsboro (Ore.) - Full Story

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Pa. chief backs officer who used TASER on Phillies fan

Pa. chief backs officer who used TASER on Phillies fan

This is the first time that a TASER has been used by Philadelphia police to apprehend a field jumper - Full Story

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5 legal reminders for an officer-involved shooting

At a recent Force Science Certification Course, student Scott Wood, a police defense attorney and General... - Full Story

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Ohio officer suspended for hitting inmate on video

Deputy Jeffrey Dempsey suspended for 10 days for use of excessive force - Full Story

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Chinese officials say Houston police beat diplomat

There haven't been many confirmed details, and police are looking into this claim - Full Story

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NYC officer convicted of lying in YouTube clash

Patrick Pogan said he was 'trying to protect himself' and never meant to misrepresent what happened - Full Story

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NY man fatally shot in second shootout with police

A sheriff's sergeant was wounded but his injuries are not life-threatening - Full Story

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W.Va. officer 'almost died' in beating at police academy

W.Va. officer 'almost died' in beating at police academy

Officer Christopher Winkler suffered a blood clot after being beaten by two police trainers with a baton - Full Story



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