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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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Simulation training with TASERS

In today's PoliceOne video tactical tip, Street Survival Seminar Instructor Betsy Smith talks with trainer... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Shoot first: Columbine transformed police tactics

By P. Solomon Banda Associated Press Richland County school resource officers, Johnny Scott, right, and... - Full Story

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Wis. officer "could feel the bullets hitting him"

By John Diedrich and Sharif Durhams Milwaukee Journal SentinelMILWAUKEE, Wis. — Milwaukee Police... - Full Story

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Is respect for police authority declining?

By Jeff Raasch The GazetteCEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa — In the time Cedar Rapids Police Officer Tim Davis... - Full Story

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Kids likely in car when attacking suspect shot

Associated PressATLANTA — Police shot and killed a man Friday suspected of kidnapping his two young... - Full Story

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N.Y. police shootings suggest suicide by cop, but evidence is murky

By Al Baker New York TimesRelated Articles: Investigating Suicide by Cop incidents: What to remember... - Full Story

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Perspectives: Mark Dunston - Use of Force Truths

Deputy Chief of the Ocean Springs PD Mark Dunston presents some important reminders regarding Use of Force scenarios. Among these helpful tips, he advises you to know your case laws, remember that you are not automatically a suspect of wrongdoing, and do not massage your report. Check out the video for more Use of Force truths.

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N.Y. cops fatally shoot man who threatened to kill family

Related Articles: Economy contributes to rise in family violence Law Enforcement and the Economy By Alison... - Full Story

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Ark. officer fatally shoots knife-wielding man

By Ginny Laroe Arkansas Democrat-GazettePIKE COUNTY, Ark. — A Pike County sheriff 's deputy shot... - Full Story

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N.Y. officers shoot woman who stabbed cop

By Ikimulisa Livingston, Larry Celona and John Doyle New York PostRelated Articles: Training outside... - Full Story



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Use of Force Columnists

Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement Less Lethal Issues in Law Enforcement
with Capt. Greg Meyer (ret.)
Use of Force and the Law Use of Force and the Law
with Ron Martinelli