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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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Ala. man who claims excessive force sues

By Desiree Hunter Associated PressMONTGOMERY, Ala. — A man whose beating by five Birmingham police... - Full Story


Ohio police fatally shoot man who attacked neighbors

Associated PressTOLEDO, Ohio — A man who didn't get his nightly telephone call from his mother... - Full Story


Indy police justified in shooting man with machete

By Kevin O'Neal Indianapolis StarINDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A machete-wielding man was shot and killed... - Full Story


Fleeing man in coma after shove by Seattle deputy

By Tim Klass Associated PressSEATTLE — Video released Thursday shows a burly King County sheriff's... - Full Story


Attorney: Fired Ala. police followed training

Associated PressBIRMINGHAM, Ala. — An attorney for five Birmingham police officers who were fired... - Full Story


Ala. officers fired for beating caught on tape

Associated PressBIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Five Birmingham police officers were fired Wednesday for beating... - Full Story


A proper use of force report — protection against liability Chuck Joyner - Survival Sciences

A proper use of force report — protection against liability

Officers rarely have to use force when dealing with subjects. A 1996 Bureau of Justice Statistics’ pr... - Full Story


Civil rights trial starts for N.Y. cop

By Jim Fitzgerald Associated PressWHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Jurors at a policeman's civil rights trial... - Full Story


Conn. woman sues police, says officer broke her arm

By Christine Dempsey Hartford CourantEAST HARTFORD, Conn. — A woman has filed a brutality lawsuit... - Full Story


Calif. officer who kicked suspect owns clothing line that glorifies gang life

Calif. officer who kicked suspect owns clothing line that glorifies gang life

By Ben Baeder and Daniel Tedford San Gabriel Valley TribuneEL MONTE, Calif. — The police officer... - Full Story

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