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A Use-of-Force Continuum for Dealing with Dogs

November 4, 2014

If the owner or another person known to the dog is not available, you may be able to gain the dog’s acceptance by softening your approach. Dog experts recommend you stop moving toward the dog, assume a bladed stance sideways to the dog, and avoid eye contact, while talking to him in a strong, reassuring tone. This may have a calming effect that will allow you to safely conduct your business and leave.

Video: Calif. Officers Probed for Baton Strikes

September 5, 2013
Several Long Beach (Calif.) Police officers now face an internal investigation for using batons and a TASER on a man on his back near a city intersection.

Batons, TASER Used on Calif. Subject

September 5, 2013

Several Long Beach (Calif.) Police officers now face an internal investigation for using batons and a TASER on a man laying on his back near a city intersection. Read the full story here. Editor's note: Police Magazine doesn't endorse the title of this YouTube video.

Video: Combative Suspect Dies After Assaulting Calif. Officers

May 28, 2013
Sacramento (Calif.) Police officers used their batons on a combative suspect at a cellular phone store after the man scared workers and physically attacked and resisted arrest.

Calif. Cops Use Batons During Confrontation

May 28, 2013

Sacramento (Calif.) Police officers used their batons on a combative suspect at a cellular store after the man scared workers and physically attacked and resisted arrest. Read the full story here.

Calif. Sheriff Asks FBI To Probe Death

May 15, 2013
Kern County (Calif.) Sheriff Donny Youngblood has asked the FBI to investigate the death of a man who was repeatedly struck by deputies' batons.

Video: Calif. Sheriff Accused of Excessive Force, Cover-up

May 14, 2013
The Kern County (Calif.) Sheriff's Department is fending off accusations its deputies fatally beat a suspect with batons as he lay on the pavement.

Deputies Use Batons In Kern County

May 14, 2013

Community members have accused Kern County (Calif.) Sheriff's deputies of repeatedly striking a suspect with batons as he lay on the pavement. Read the full story here.

Video: NYPD Cops' Rough Arrest of Homeless Man

October 15, 2012
Jewish leaders on Monday denounced the New York Police Department's rough arrest of a homeless man at a Brooklyn center for at-risk youth earlier this month.

Video: Calif. Cop Breaks Baton on Parolee

May 3, 2012
A California news crew captured a rough arrest in which several Stockton (Calif.) Police officers used batons on an intoxicated parolee to gain compliance.

Forceful Arrest In Stockton

May 2, 2012

Stockton (Calif.) Police officers used their batons on a parolee during a forceful arrest that was captured by News10. Read the full story here.

ASP Ships P12 and P16 Concealable Batons

March 14, 2012
The P12 and P16 are designed for investigators, administrators, and undercover officers. The two expandable batons are the latest additions to ASP's Friction Loc Baton series.

U.C. Berkeley Chancellor Knew of Baton Use at Occupy Protest

February 23, 2012
E-mail revealing that the University of California, Berkeley, chancellor was aware batons were being used to remove Occupy protestors has come to light as a campus Police Review board seeks to determine who authorized the decision.

Video: NYPD Cops Pulled Off Street After Beating Video Goes Viral

February 1, 2012
Four police officers in the Bronx have been stripped of their guns and badges and placed on modified duty after a video shot by a civilian surfaced of them pummeling a drug suspect.

NYPD Drug Arrest In the Bronx

February 1, 2012

Four NYPD officers are seen using batons to arrest a drug suspect in the Bronx. The department is investigating the officers.

Monadnock Training Baton

January 31, 2012
Safariland's Monadnock #5107 is called the Ultimate Side Handle Training Baton. This training aid is intended for agencies and officers that carry a PR-24, Control Device, or any other side handle baton.

Obituary: Numb John Inventor Guido Tanzini

January 11, 2012
Guido J. Tanzini, the inventor of the "Numb John" training dummy, has died at the age of 85. Tanzini developed the training product in 1959, so officers could train in a more realistic way.

Video: Pittsburgh Police Reviewing Force Used On Fan

April 12, 2011
In a clip posted to YouTube of the arrest, Detective Francis Rende and Officer Jeffrey LaBella are seen striking Ashley several times before taking him to the ground and handcuffing him. The officers had attempted to TASER Ashley, who than assumed a fighting stance.

TASER and Batons Used on Pirates Fan

April 12, 2011

Pittsburgh Police officers attempted to subdue a rowdy man at a Pirates game with a TASER, and then used baton strikes to bring him into custody. Read, "Pittsburgh Police Reviewing Force Used On Fan," for the full story.

ASP Introduces Agent Concealable Baton

April 1, 2011
The Agent baton is an impact weapon for administrators, investigators, undercover operatives, or officers who require an "off duty" carry baton.
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