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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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5 common use-of-force myths debunked Duane Wolfe - The Warrior's Path

5 common use-of-force myths debunked

Too many administrators, chiefs, mayors, city council members, community activists, and members of the media are unaware of Graham v. Connor, let alone the four-pronged test of ‘reasonableness’ - Full Story

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Wounded Colo. officer expected to survive

An officer who was shot during a traffic stop is expected to survive as the search continues for the shooter - Full Story

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St. Paul police cleared in recorded arrest gone viral

Three officers involved in the January arrest of a man have been cleared of allegations that they used excessive force - Full Story

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Wash. suspect rams cruisers, gets shot in drug sting

Dash cam video has been released capturing a violent escape attempt as police moved in to arrest a man suspected of manufacturing meth.

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Video: Wash. suspect rams cruisers, gets shot in drug sting

Video: Wash. suspect rams cruisers, gets shot in drug sting

Dash cam video has been released capturing the violent escape attempt and shooting of a suspect wanted for manufacturing meth - Full Story

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2 officers wounded at Conn. Navy base

Authorities say two Navy civilian police officers have been wounded while confronting a knife-wielding man.

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NYC mayor opposes police chokehold bill

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and Police Commissioner William Bratton are opposing a measure that would make police chokeholds a crime - Full Story

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2 officers wounded at Conn. Navy base

Authorities say two Navy civilian police officers have been wounded while confronting a knife-wielding man - Full Story



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