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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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Maine man throws hot coffee at cop before foot chase

The officer was forced to use a TASER three times and draw his handgun to subdue the suspect - Full Story


ACLU 'disturbed' by L.A. police shooting

Family members say that officers shot an autistic, unarmed man - Full Story


NY deputy fatally shoots lunging man

The suspect tried to attack the officer by throwing concrete at him - Full Story


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P1 Photo of the Week: Experiencing the effects

All Seminole, Fla. police officers are required to "experience the effects" of a TASER prior to becoming an operator. Thi... - Full Story

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Jury says New Orleans cops didn't violate journalists' rights

Jury says New Orleans cops didn't violate journalists' rights

A federal jury rejected allegations that New Orleans police unlawfully arrested two men who were videotaping them along a Carnival parade route in 2007. The cameramen argued that the police department has a habit of arresting or threatening people who videotape or photograph officers, but the courts ruled that officers had probable cause for arrest. - Full Story


Will to Win: Chris Carter (part 2)

In the second part of this PoliceOneTV Original Video, Chris Carter sits down with Dave Smith to finish telling the story of the robbery he experienced in 1997, and to discuss the lessons he learned from that incident.


Suit says Ga. cop wasn't certified when he shot suspect

Deputy Billy Shane Harrison fatally shot a minister during an undercover drug operation - Full Story


Off-duty Calif. cop fatally shoots violent man

The man attacked the officer, who was with his 6-year-old daughter - Full Story

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