Broadly speaking, the use of force by law enforcement officers becomes necessary and is permitted under specific circumstances, such as in self-defense or in defense of another individual or group.
On this page, find links to articles, awards, events, publications, and multimedia related to police use of force.
Events and Trainings
- National Institute of Justice Literature Review and Data Analysis on Deaths in Custody, Report to Congress
- Vehicle Stoppage and Pursuit Management for Law Enforcement Agencies
- Police Use of Force Escalation and De-escalation: The Use of Systematic Social Observation With Video FootagePolice Use of Force Escalation and De-escalation: The Use of Systematic Social Observation With Video Footage