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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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News

Calif. officers have 'minor injuries' after freeway gunfight

A convicted felon armed with three guns and wearing a vest opened fire on California Highway Patrol officers during a traffic stop - Full Story

Columns

6 key ways your lawyer should 'advocate' for you after a shooting Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

6 key ways your lawyer should 'advocate' for you after a shooting

Each day until a final resolution after an OIS, there is an increasing emotional burden on the involved officer and on all the other officers in the agency - Full Story

Columns

Use of force from a patrol supervisor's point of view Andrew Hawkes - Highway Drug Interdiction

Use of force from a patrol supervisor's point of view

A supervisor has the difficult job of winning the loyalty and trust of his officers, while also ensuring that laws and policies are followed when force is used - Full Story

Columns

Ensuring relevant training after a use-of-force incident Scott Sargent - The Street As I See It

Ensuring relevant training after a use-of-force incident

Looking at, and learning from, LAPD use-of-force policy and adjudication procedure changes over the past few years - Full Story

News

Mehserle trial: Surprise testimony may boost defense

Witness in cross-examination said that he had once drawn his gun on a suspect during a fight without realizing he had done so - Full Story

Videos

Officer takes decisive action

Suspect attempts to flee then fight officer during traffic stop.
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News

Family of girl who died in raid sues Detroit PD

Police were looking for a murder suspect — a camera crew for the A&E reality series "The First 48" captured footage of the raid - Full Story

News

Detroit police kill 7-year-old girl during home search

A stray bullet hit Aiyana Jones who later died at the hospital - Full Story



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