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Lawful use of force

Research and Evaluation on Policing, Fiscal Year 2021

Closing Date
With this solicitation, NIJ seeks proposals for rigorous research and evaluation projects that address (1) re-allocation of resources and police operations and functions; (2) police use of force and de-escalations tactics and strategies; and (3) tactics and strategies that strengthen police-community relationships. These contemporary issues in policing are also reflected in the strategic priorities and objectives identified in NIJ’s Policing Strategic Research Plan, 2017-2022. Among...

The Stress of an On-the-Job Killing

Date Published
August 2019
Publication Type
Report (Technical Assistance), Report (Summary), Legislation/Policy Analysis, Issue Overview, Instructional Material