I. New Findings from FBI About Cop Attackers & Their Weapons
I. Is Excited Delirum a Fake Condition Invented to Whitewash Abusive Force? A Critical Look at NPR'S Recent Report.
II. Where to Find Out More - In Person - About How FSRC'S Unique Research Can Help You Survive on the Street & in Court
III. Kickin Ass! Dr. Bill Lewinski Achieves a Coveted 5th Degree Black Belt
I. “Canadian Response” technique brings quick restraint of combative, super-strong subjects, FSRC advisor tells excited delirium conference
II. FSRC to bring reality to English Parliament
I. New study yields unique grid for computing suspect speed in officer attacks
I. Recent training in Canada puts 71 new Force Science analysts in the field
II. In pain? Swear your way out, new study advises
I. Emergency doctors confirm excited delirium does exist
II. Congratulations to 86 new Force Science Analysts
I. FSRC’s ground-breaking police driving program barrels toward the finish line
II. New patent will help expand research on unintended discharges
III. Can you sharpen your observation skills by studying great art?
IV. Civilian-oversight crowd gets a dose of Force Science
V. “Excited delirium” vs. “excited delirium syndrome”: A difference?
VI. “Star Tactic” video link
I. As police deaths mount, what can you do now to stay safe?
I. A first for the Certification Course…and other training notes.
II. Is prone positioning really riskier for suspects? No, says new study
III. New expert report on excited delirium stresses 4-point protocol
I. AELE analysis: When force against the mentally disturbed is justified
II. Correction & elaboration on prone positioning study report
III. Full excited delirium report now available free online
IV. How are you keeping the edge as you age? Trainer needs your help
V. University lecture series to honor FSI’s Lewinski
I. Special protocol for ExDS response is valuable liability shield
I. First roundup of “weapon confusion” cases now available free
II. New training aid reinforces “best tactics” for high-risk calls
III. A sergeant’s gritty book brings the street to the page
IV. After grisly attack, Canada acts to ban bath salts
V. Tactical tip for homicide investigators?
I. Survey documents significant police “restraint” in use of deadly force
II. 1 in 6 uses of force may involve subjects with excited delirium
III. Snooze you lose? Nope, just the opposite where memory’s concerned
IV. Feeling tired isn’t the only bad result of too few Zzzzzzzzs
I. Readers' opinions, experiences, findings on blue-on-blue tragedies
II. Notable court cases: OIS breath testing & alleged excessive force
I. New study: Fast, effective EMS option for excited delirium cases
II. Force Science principles reflected in 2 new books
I. New series: Force Science successes in real-world cases
II. Prize-winning distortion: Coming to a theater near you
III. Inbox: Our readers write
I. Solo officer risks & other truths about active shooter responses
II. Free report: What courts say about handling the mentally ill
III. From our in-box: Collaboration strengthens bonds between services
I. Large new study details realities of force use, including sudden deaths
II. From our in-box: Our readers write
III. Campaign underway to create First Responders holiday
I. Does Tasing cause "mental impairment" with legal ramifications?
II. From our in-box: Our readers write...
III. Sprint study now available in full online
I. A congratulations and a welcome to new FS Instructor Laura Scarry
II. New study: "No fatal risk" in proning out violent resisters
III. New findings on obese subjects & prone positioning
IV. Latest news on OIS that occurred inside an accelerating van
V. FS faculty member trains feds to interview "Persons of Concern"
I. What locations are riskiest for you? New study IDs worst sites
II. Force Science grad briefs grand jury on action/reaction realities
III. Police attorneys briefed on how to use science in officer defense
IV. NEW! StreetCon Training Conference launching January 2015
V. IACP Summary: Attention and Memory in Deadly Force Encounters
I. Needed: A national campaign to attack dangerous deadly force myths
II. What appeals court says cops should know about prone positioning
III. More on world's first study of body-worn cameras in action
I. Lewinski named to expert panel to address president's task force
II. High court to decide how you handle the dangerous mentally ill
III. New civil rights suit invokes ADA in excited delirium case
I. Top award to FS researcher for new vest study presentation
II. New video training program seeks to counter biases in OISs
I. What does it really take to kill someone with “compression asphyxia”?
II. New study: Some notable patterns in officer UOF injuries
III. In-box: Our readers write...
IV. Study of ballistic vests & public perceptions now available
I. Electrical weapons & fires: How big is the risk, really?
II. Medical examiners & their blame of CEWs in ARDs
III. Damn near everything you ever wanted to know about CEWs!
IV. From our in-box...
I. New book: Guidelines for investigating OISs, ARDs & custody deaths
II. Mark your calendar: New WINx event coming
III. Update: Officer acquitted of manslaughter switches departments
I. New court decision: Must de-escalation be tried first before force?
II. Free webinar: A “rational approach” to de-escalation policy issues
III. First day back on patrol...
© 2018 Force Science Institute Ltd.