Use of Force
FULL LIST OF Use of Force Videos
Calif. cops shoot man after scuffle–
Officers shot the suspect after he allegedly attacked police who were responding to a restraining order violation.
3 Mass. cops fired over use of force seek reinstatement–
The officers were fired after the mayor accused them of using excessive force on a man in custody at police HQ.
NFL player who protested police undergoes UOF simulation training–
Brandon Marshall was one of many NFL players who knelt in solidarity with Colin Kaepernick.
Buffalo police SUV hits man with knife–
Officials say the man was threatening violence against officers.
Attorney calls for 'justice' in Texas OIS–
Police say the suspect pointed a box cutter at the deputy prior to the shooting; the attorney claims the suspect didn't have the weapon in his hand.
Student fatally shot by Ohio officer during struggle–
The officer shot the Case Western Reserve University law student Dec. 4 during what's been described as a struggle in a wooded area.
Wis. cop kills suspect reaching for gun–
The officer has been cleared in the shooting.
Applying the DRM in use-of-force incidents–
In this video, Doug Wyllie discusses the Dynamic Resistance Response Model (DRM) with Chuck Joyner. Information and tips imparted will help officers when they are faced with future use-of-force decisions.
How to respond to threats by closing the distance–
In this video, Doug Wyllie and Lee Shaykhet discuss responding to threats through a concept known as "closing the distance."
Reinstilling confidence in the use of force–
Doug Wyllie talks with Richard Fairburn about re-instilling confidence in the use of force and offers ideas as to what can be done to ensure officers are prepared in a use-of-force situation.
Dash cam captures Conn. UOF incident that sparked probe–
Hartford police have launched an investigation into whether officers used excessive force during the June arrests of Ricardo Perez and Emilio Diaz.
Female cop beaten by suspect she feared shooting–
The brutal October 5 beating left the officer with a concussion, bone chips to the shoulder and wrist and a neck injury.
Reality Training: How will you win the fight?–
In January 2016, Philadelphia Officer Jesse Hartnett was shot three times in a brazen ambush. His fight for survival serves as a reminder of why you need to prepare for a sudden attack. Dave Smith outlines key questions you should ask yourself in order to prep for winning the fight.
DC officers perform CPR on bleeding man after OIS–
Thirty-one-year-old Terrence Sterling was shot by an officer in the early morning of Sept. 11.
Reality Training: How to render first aid to a downed suspect–
It's a tricky transition: One minute you're engaging an armed suspect, the next you're attempting to save the suspect's life. Dave Smith reviews an incident that serves as a shining example of how to render aid when a suspect is down.
PoliceOne top 5
- DC cops' body cams won't be on while they monitor inauguration demonstrators
- Slain Fla. officer's cuffs used to arrest suspect
- Pa. cop sues Wal-Mart over termination for carrying gun on duty
- Video: Alleged Fla. cop killer refuses lawyer, shouts profanities in court
- Details emerge in shooting of Ariz. trooper by driver he sought to help