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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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Pride arrestee fined, officer assault charge dropped

Woman arrested at gay pride parade pleaded guilty Wednesday to harassment citations. Prosecutors dropped more serious charges that she assaulted an officer and a protester - Full Story

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Protest against police blocks Ga. freeway

Demonstrators who say they were taking part in a week of resistance to police brutality temporarily blocked traffic on a freeway through downtown Atlanta - Full Story

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Ala. officer opens fire in 'suicide by cop' incident

Police officers responded to the scene October 8 after receiving a 911 call of a man with a gun.

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Video: Ala. officer opens fire in 'suicide by cop' incident

Police officers responded to the scene October 8 after receiving a 911 call of a man with a gun - Full Story

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St. Louis police union shows politicians the stress of the job

Union invited about 60 people, including all of St. Louis' aldermen, civil service commission members, local state representatives and senators to the event - Full Story

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3 arrested in brawl with Texas officers

Cameras were rolling Sunday morning when San Antonio Police Department officers engaged in a violent struggle downtown.

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Video: 3 arrested in brawl with Texas officers

Cameras were rolling Sunday morning when San Antonio Police Department officers engaged in a violent struggle downtown - Full Story

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Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

Experts: Autopsy shows close-range wound for Brown

Michael Brown's official autopsy shows he was shot in the hand at close range during a struggle with the Ferguson police officer who fatally shot him - Full Story

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DOJ reveals plans to investigate Baltimore PD

The federal review will examine training standards, the way police interact with residents and how the department tracks complaints against officers - Full Story

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Man in shooting spree sought suicide, says officers are 'bad shots'

Man accused of shooting at police stations, patrol cars and officers told detectives he wanted to be killed and was disappointed in their marksmanship - Full Story



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