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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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Pa. cops investigating police shooting at playground

Local residents are angry that the gun fight took place in public; officers say the suspect had a weapon and was a threat - Full Story


Dispatcher reported 'no guns' before officer shooting

The operator reported that there were no guns in the house, but the suspect was armed - Full Story


Facing your mortality after a deadly-force incident Charles Remsberg - 10-8: Life on the Line

Facing your mortality after a deadly-force incident

One police officer’s 5 lessons learned from a harrowing “triple whammy” incident in Hillsboro (Ore.) - Full Story


Pa. chief backs officer who used TASER on Phillies fan

Pa. chief backs officer who used TASER on Phillies fan

This is the first time that a TASER has been used by Philadelphia police to apprehend a field jumper - Full Story


5 legal reminders for an officer-involved shooting

At a recent Force Science Certification Course, student Scott Wood, a police defense attorney and General... - Full Story


Ohio officer suspended for hitting inmate on video

Deputy Jeffrey Dempsey suspended for 10 days for use of excessive force - Full Story


Chinese officials say Houston police beat diplomat

There haven't been many confirmed details, and police are looking into this claim - Full Story


NYC officer convicted of lying in YouTube clash

Patrick Pogan said he was 'trying to protect himself' and never meant to misrepresent what happened - Full Story

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