Home  >  Topics  >  Use of Force  > Videos
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


September 29, 2015

Mont. cops use force on unruly bar patrons

A video surfaced over the weekend shows Bozeman police officers subduing a suspect by using physical force after a fight broke out near a bar in downtown Bozeman.
September 20, 2015

Calif. police under fire over footage of tackled teen

Tuesday morning's confrontation has prompted protests and a flood of comments to the department Facebook page.
September 20, 2015

Calif. cop shoots suspect from helicopter, ends wrong-way pursuit

Officer-involved shootings from the air are rare, but not unheard of.
September 16, 2015

Funny COPS compilation

Funniest moments on COPS recorded on VINE compiled into one video.
September 11, 2015

Reality Training: Using an ECD on a suspect with a deadly weapon

Dave Smith evaluates the proper time to deploy an ECD in a dangerous situation and how cops should prepare for the possibility of the device failing.
August 25, 2015

How to implement quick closure in confrontations

Police trainer Lee Shaykhet and Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief discuss the concept of the quick closure when confronted by a combative suspect.
August 24, 2015

1 person killed, Ala. officer wounded in shootout

Authorities say a gunfight involving police officers in northern Alabama left one person dead and an officer wounded.
August 21, 2015

Fla. officer, woman argue over arrest caught on tape

Nearly 10 months later, their argument continues, but this time with lawyers.
August 19, 2015

Canadian police arrest man who pointed laser at helicopter

Surveillance footage showed the man to be armed with a gun, however upon locating suspect, they discovered it was an air gun with laser sight.

PoliceOne Offers

Sign up for FREE eNewsletters

Enter your email address below:

Connect with PoliceOne

Mobile Apps Facebook Twitter Google

Use of Force Columnists

Bringing the Street to the Range Bringing the Street to the Range
with Bill Campbell
The Winning Mind The Winning Mind
with Dave Smith