Home  >  Topics  >  Use of Force  > Page 4
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.
Main News Columns Videos Photos

News

Police protesters snarl morning commute in DC

Several dozen protesters hindered the morning commute for some Thursday as they marched in the streets of Washington - Full Story

News

Officer-involved shootings prompt array of bills in state legislatures

Officer-involved shootings prompt array of bills in state legislatures

Lawmakers are moving quickly with scores of bills ranging from increasing police training to putting tighter limits on using deadly force - Full Story

News

NM suspect killed in shootout stole armor, gun from deputy's home

NM suspect killed in shootout stole armor, gun from deputy's home

Suspect broke into a deputy's home on Monday morning and stole the vest and three firearms - Full Story

News

Calif. officer run down with his own patrol car

Officer is hospitalized with serious injuries after being run down Tuesday night by a possible burglary suspect - Full Story

Videos

Albuquerque officer fatally shoots suspect in gun battle

Suspect who opened fire was wearing body armor. Tuesday's shooting marks the department's third this year.

News

NM suspect killed by police wore body armor

NM suspect killed by police wore body armor

Tuesday's shooting marks the department's third this year - Full Story

News

Ill. officer stands trial in fatal beanbag shooting of armed man

Ill. officer stands trial in fatal beanbag shooting of armed man

Officer's attorney argued that officer did what he was trained to do to subdue a dangerous suspect who was coming at him with a knife - Full Story

News

Report: Ex-cop fired over 100 rounds at police in SD standoff

Report: Ex-cop fired over 100 rounds at police in SD standoff

City mayor called standoff with man who planned to kill cops among 'most intense' in U.S. - Full Story

News

Lawyer: 'Nothing unreasonable' about ECD use on 76-year-old

Former Officer Nathanial Robinson plans to appeal his firing after being terminated last week over his use of force in the incident - Full Story



Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:
FirearmsNL

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Use of Force Columnists

10-43: Be Advised... 10-43: Be Advised...
with Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief
Klugie's Correctional Corner Klugie's Correctional Corner
with Gary T. Klugiewicz