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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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Arrest video has Calif. transit police on guard

By Terry Collins Associated PressOAKLAND, Calif. — The troubles of the San Francisco Bay area's... - Full Story

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Calif. department has a different strategy for dealing with mentally ill suspects

By Lisa Fernandez San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE, Calif. — One out of every four San Jose police... - Full Story

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Pa. chief says cop who threw flashlight used excessive force

By Kara Murphy Erie Times-NewsERIE, Penn. — Erie Police Chief Steve Franklin said an officer used... - Full Story

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N.Y. teen fatally shot after pointing gun at officers

The Associated PressNEW YORK — A teenager killed in a confrontation with New York City police over... - Full Story

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Minn. paramedic says cops abuse law to detain people

By Lora Pabst Star TribuneA veteran paramedic sued his employer and Brooklyn Center Police Department... - Full Story

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Trial move to L.A. a setback for BART transit cop

Trial move to L.A. a setback for BART transit cop

Associated PressSAN FRANCISCO — A judge's decision to move Johannes Mehserle's murder trial to... - Full Story

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Okla. trooper's use of force justified Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - 10-43: Be Advised...

Okla. trooper's use of force justified

PoliceOne spoke today with a contact we have at the Oklahoma Highway Patrol, who informed us that Tr... - Full Story

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Ore. officer suspended after shooting girl with beanbag gun

By Maxine Bernstein The OregonianPORTLAND, Ore. — Portland Police Commissioner Dan Saltzman overruled... - Full Story

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Enhanced video reveals more about Calif. officers' use of force on student

By Sean Webby San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE, Calif. — A newly enhanced video of the arrest of a... - Full Story

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Court filing suggests Philly top cop lied abut mass arrests

Court filing suggests Philly top cop lied abut mass arrests

Associated PressWASHINGTON — A police detective alleges that former Washington Police Chief Charles... - Full Story



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Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement
with Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.)
10-43: Be Advised... 10-43: Be Advised...
with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief