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Bratton: There is No Constitutional Right to Resist Arrest

December 10, 2014
“What we’ve seen in the past few months is a number of individuals failing to understand that you must submit to arrest, you cannot resist,” Bratton said in an interview on Brian Lehrer’s radio show. “The place to argue your case is in the court, not in the street.”

The Rear Wrist Lock

November 26, 2014

One excellent technique for gaining control of a resisting person that doesn't require you to take him to the ground or use a weapon is the rear wrist lock.

Police: Ore. Meth User Masturbates in Bar, Fights Off Officers

December 26, 2013
It took a TASER and more than a dozen officers on Sunday to finally subdue Andrew Frey inside Iggy's Bar & Grill on Portland Road Northeast, the Marion County Sheriff's Office said.

Video: Pregnant Women Resists Arrest In N.Y.

August 29, 2013
The Rochester (N.Y.) Police chief defended his officers, after a citizen's video showing an officer striking a woman who is resisting arrest and yelling that she is pregnant.

Passive Resister Response

August 28, 2013

If someone is a true passive resister, you simply need to do for the arrestee what he or will not do himself. If he stands, but refuses to put his hands behind his back, you and your partner do this for him, place him in handcuffs, and escort him to the squad car.

Handling Passive Resisters

August 27, 2013

In an age of Occupiers, officers must gain control of passive resisters who refuse to leave a location, yet won't actively fight. Gain compliance with these five strategies that will help you gain wrist and arm control, place a subject in the arresting position, and use a control hold. For the full story, read "Passive Resister Response." Photos courtesy of Michael Schlosser.

Boy Attempted To Grab Officer's Gun, Bit Him

July 16, 2013
A 6-year-old boy Pittsburgh Police stopped for trying to steal bicycles attempted to grab an officer's gun and then bit him while inside a patrol car.

Arresting Active Resisters

June 26, 2013

You have to make split-second decisions when it comes to use of force while effecting an arrest. Training in strategy and tactics, control and verbal techniques, and proper use of force are essential for you to make proper decisions.

Video: Rough Arrest Outside Fla. Nightclub

January 3, 2013
West Palm Beach (Fla.) Police officers can be seen kicking and punching a man outside a nightclub in a cellphone video posted to YouTube.

Rough Arrest Outside Fla. Nightclub

January 3, 2013

West Palm Beach (Fla.) Police officers can be seen kicking and punching a man outside a nightclub in a cellphone video posted to YouTube. Read the full story here.

Video: Resisting Woman TASERed at Apple Store

December 13, 2012
A Massachusetts woman who was TASERed outside an Apple Store claims a communication gap between her and the officers caused the incident.

Resisting Woman TASERed at Apple Store

December 13, 2012

Nashua (N.H.) Police officers used a TASER to subdue Xiaojie Li outside of the Apple Store at the Pheasant Lane Mall Tuesday night. Li allegedly resisted arrest after she was told she could only buy two iPhones. Read the full story here.

Five LAPD Cops Investigated for In-Custody Death

August 31, 2012
Five Los Angeles Police officers are under investigation in the death of a woman who died in custody after resisting arrest.

Video: Fla. Cops TASER Jaywalker

July 16, 2012
An accused jaywalker who refused to provide identification to two Casselberry (Fla.) Police officers was TASERed three times when he began resisting and shouting that officers had assaulted him.

3 Cops Arrest Resisting NFL Star

July 9, 2012
Three off-duty Houston Police officers arrested Minnesota Vikings' running back Adrian Peterson at a nightclub Saturday after the NFL star scuffled with them.

Video: Ohio Officer Injured After Man Resists Arrest

March 13, 2012
A Reynoldsburg (Ohio) Police officer broke his hand during a scuffle with a man who ignored repeated commands during a traffic stop. The officer had initiated a stop on the wrong-way driver.

Ohio Man Ignores Commands at Vehicle Stop

March 13, 2012

An Ohio man was forcefully arrested and charged with a felony after he ignored repeated commands and resisted arrest during a traffic stop.

Video: Naked Illegal Immigrant Fights with Cops

February 29, 2012
After a physical confrontation, two California police officers arrested a naked illegal immigrant who showed up at a welding shop for a job interview while high on methamphetamine.

Video: Plainclothes Cop Scuffles with Iowa Woman

November 1, 2011
Sioux City (Iowa) Police Chief Dan Young's comments came in response to dashboard video footage showing plainclothes officer Joshua Tyler struggling with Dacosta Daniels. An internal investigation cleared the officers.

Plainclothes Cop Scuffles with Iowa Woman

November 1, 2011

Raw video recorded on a Sioux City (Iowa) PD dash cam on Aug. 8 shows two officers forcefully arresting Dacosta Daniels.

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