In defense of self and others-- : issues, facts & fallacies--the realities of law enforcement's use of deadly force

Patrick, Urey W. (Urey Woodworth)
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  • Creator Urey W. Patrick, John C. Hall
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication Durham, NC : Carolina Academic Press, [2005] ©2005
  • Physical Details
    • xiv, 299 pages ; 23 cm
  • ISBNs 9781594600548, 1594600546
  • OCLC ocm55019273

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • The law--a brief survey of history & procedures -- Federal constitutional standards -- The use of deadly force -- Wound ballistics -- Training vs qualification -- Physiological imperatives -- Tactical factors & misconceptions -- Suicide by cop & the mentally ill subject -- Risks and responsibilities -- Aftermath & impact -- Deadly force policies -- Case histories