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Use of force
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In a Use of Force Incident, the BLANK interest must match the level of force and intrusion upon an individual's constitutional rights.
dignity and liberty
It is the policy of this department that officers hold the highest regard for the Blank and BLANK of all persons, and place minimal reliance upon the use of force
most extreme circumstances
The department respects the value of every human life and that the application of deadly force is a measure to be employed in the .............
weapons meeting department specifications for which officers receive proficiency and safety training. Prior to the use of any approved weapon option, the officer, when practical, will communicate to other officers and the subject that the use of the option is imminent, and clearly and audibly announce the same to all personnel in the immediate area unless exigent circumstances prevent this from occurring
the positioning of a police vehicle in the path of an occupied subject vehicle where contact between the vehicles is not anticipated or is anticipated to be minimal. The intent of blocking is to prevent an avenue of escape by the safe placement of a police vehicle
cuffing under power
a tactic where a secondary officer handcuffs a subject while the ECD (being deployed by the primary officer) is cycling and the subject is in Neuro-Muscular Incapacitation (NMI
Critical incident review team (CIRT)
A team put in place to conduct an administrative examination of uses of deadly force and other high-risk law enforcement operations, for the purpose of improving both individual and the agency's performance.
Spark Display, Touch stun, Probe mode
What are the three functions of the ECD?
A non-contact demonstration of the ECD's ability to discharge electricity
The primary function of the ECD where the ECD cartridge is deployed firing probes at the subject. The intent is that the subject be temporarily immobilized for the period of time the ECD is cycled.
A secondary function of the ECD intended to administer pain to a subject by making direct contact with the body after the air cartridge has been expended or removed
A section of the Traffic Bureau who conducts or assists in investigations related to uses of force with a vehicle which may cause serious bodily injury, or result in death.
The movement, escalation/de-escalation, from the application of one force type to another in conjunction with the "objectively reasonable" standard from Graham v. Connor, 490 U.S. 386 (1989). The officer must consider all the factors prior to using force and choose a reasonable option based on the "totality of the circumstances" present
Force Investigations team (FIT)
Conducts a criminal investigation to determine whether the use of deadly force was legally justified under criminal law. FIT also directs the investigation against a subject who either committed crimes which led to the use of deadly force or who has committed crimes against an officer.
an impending violent act or resistance that an officer reasonably believes will occur, based on the totality of the circumstances.
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