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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.
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Ill. officer admits guilt in use of force case

By David Heinzmann Chicago TribuneCHICAGO — Standing at attention in a federal courtroom Thursday,... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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LAPD policy on riot gear reviewed after injury

Officers controlling a crowd in Westwood were told not to wear helmets right awayBy Andrew Blankstein... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Medical study: Serious injuries from TASER are 'extremely rare'

Editor's note: Be sure to check out Greg Meyer's response to the latest Amnesty International report... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Escape from wrist lock

In today's P1 video tactical tip, trainer Joe Ferrera demonstrates how you can escape from a wrist grab... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Editorial: In video age, a rush to judgment?

By Ben Arnoldy Christian Science MonitorOAKLAND, Calif. — If a picture is worth a thousand words,... - Full Story

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Calif. transit police sends BART shooting case to district attorney

By Demian Bulwa, Henry K. Lee, Leslie Fulbright San Francisco ChronicleOAKLAND, Calif. — BART police... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Pa. SWAT marksman 'justified' in shooting standoff suspect who had 2 guns

By Dennis B. Roddy and Sadie Gurman Pittsburgh Post-GazettePITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh Police Chief... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Off duty officer thwarts Pa. bank robber

Editor's Note: Street Survival Seminar instructor Betsy Brantner Smith encourages officers to always... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only

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Protests continue as Calif. transit board reviews BART incident

Sean Maher and Denis Cuff Oakland Tribune OAKLAND, Calif. — An emotional BART board apologized... - Full Story



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