Make this page my home page
  1. Drag the home icon in this panel and drop it onto the "house icon" in the tool bar for the browser

  2. Select "Yes" from the popup window and you're done!

Home  >  Topics  >  Use of Force  > Page 150
Use of Force

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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos

News

Civilian cop credited with ending Fort Hood massacre

Civilian cop credited with ending Fort Hood massacre

CNN.comFORT HOOD, Texas — A civilian police officer who shot the Fort Hood gunman four times during... - Full Story

Tips

Knife defense training: Encountering a rear attack

In this tactical training tip, police trainer Brian Hoffner from Hoffners Training Academy gives some... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

News

FBI to investigate video of Minn. police using TASER on unarmed man

By Vince Tuss Minneapolis Star TribuneMINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — Backed by video footage, a Minneapolis... - Full Story

Columns

The role of vision in officer-involved shootings Ron Avery - The PoliceOne Firearms Corner

The role of vision in officer-involved shootings

There seems to be a lot of debate these days about which sighting techniques are appropriate for lethal fo... - Full Story

News

San Jose police will be first to use ear-mounted cameras to record arrests

San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE, Calif. — The San Jose Police Department will be the first law enforcement... - Full Story

News

Questions still remain over San Jose officers' use of force

By Sean Webby San Jose Mercury NewsSAN JOSE, Calif. — Scott Wright was fixing the emergency brake... - Full Story

News

Detroit man gets shot after pulling gun on top cop

By Amber Hunt Detroit Free PressDETROIT, Mich. — A 27-year-old man who drew a gun as he ran from... - Full Story

News

Guard who saved doctor listed to become Boston cop

By Laura Crimaldi, Jessica Van Sack and Marie Szaniszlo Boston HeraldBOSTON — The hero special... - Full Story

News

Muslim leader was 'willing to take on' FBI agents

Muslim leader was 'willing to take on' FBI agents

By Ed White The Associated PressDETROIT — A leader of a radical U.S. Sunni Islam group killed in... - Full Story

News

FBI kills leader of radical Muslims in Detroit

By Ben Schmitt, Niraj Warikoo and Robin Erb Detroit Free PressDETROIT — The leader of what federal... - Full Story



Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:
FirearmsNL

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Use of Force Columnists

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