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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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Off duty Pa. officer stabs suspect who attacked him with handcuffs

By Moriah Balingit Pittsburgh Post-GazettePITTSBURGH — A routine arrest at the Downtown Burlington... - Full Story


N.C. gunman stopped by single shot from cop

Editor's note: Are you really ready for that “shots fired” call? Street Survival Seminar... - Full Story


Three Texas men charged in cop-dragging incident

Associated PressRelated Video: Reality Training: Georgia Trooper DraggedRelated Articles: Va. man gets... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only


Officers disciplined over use of force at wedding

CNN.comGALVESTON, Texas — Thirteen Galveston, Texas, police officers have been disciplined in connection... - Full Story


Shopkeepers claim plainclothes cops looted stores

By Wendy Ruderman and Barbara Laker Philadelphia Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA — On a sweltering July... - Full Story


Video of Conn. officer beating suspect released

By Steve Feica Associated PressRelated Articles: Officers arrested after use of force caught on tape... - Full Story


Countering terrorist teams, part 3: The second wave response Richard Fairburn - Law Enforcement Firearms

Countering terrorist teams, part 3: The second wave response

Editor's note: Two weeks after the attacks in Mumbai, India—in which fewer than a dozen militants ... - Full Story


Officers arrested after use of force caught on tape

Editor's note: PoliceOne columnist Capt. Greg Meyer says, "The increasing proliferation of video... - Full Story


Denver police seek way to track use of force reports

By Christopher N. Osher Denver PostDENVER — The Denver Sheriff Department does not have an effective... - Full Story


Officer justified in shooting teen who threw knife

By Gretchen Wenner Bakersfield CalifornianBAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A police officer shot and injured... - Full Story

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