#36: Are Controversial Recommendations About Officers in Shootings Really Valid?

 

 

#37: Readers Who've "Been There" Scorn PARC's Guidelines for Post-Shooting Interviews

 

 

#38: New FSRC Inventions Will Help Studies of Unintended Discharges, Multi-Assailant Assaults, Shooting Accuracy

 

 

#41: How to Assure "Fair, Neutral & Fact-Finding" Officer-Involved Shooting Investigations, Part I

 

 

#42: More About How to Assure "Fair, Neutral & Fact-Finding" OIS Investigations: Suggestions for Successfully Mining Memory, Part II

 

 

#58: 10 Tips for Surviving Controversial, High-Profile Crises

 

 

#62: New Findings from FBI About Cop Attackers & Their Weapons

I. New Findings from FBI About Cop Attackers & Their Weapons

 

 

#77: New Certification for Force Investigators Announced by FSRC

 

 

#90: Registration Starts for New Force Science Analysis Certification Training

 

 

#110: Stress & Memory: Important New Findings from FSRC Research

I. Stress & Memory: Important New Findings from FSRC Research

 

 

#111: Do’s and Don’ts of questioning young suspects in major crimes

I. Do’s and Don’ts of questioning young suspects in major crimes

 

 

#114: Should Officers See Video of Their Encounters? Force Science States its Case

I. Should officers see video of their encounters? Force Science states its case

II. Downed Officer Poll: What Would You Do?

III. Alert! Valuable workshop on lethal and less-lethal force coming up

IV. Want TASERs banned? Your chance to vote

 

 

#136: Emergency doctors confirm excited delirium DOES exist

I. Emergency doctors confirm excited delirium does exist

II. Congratulations to 86 new Force Science Analysts

 

 

#137: Six updates of interest to Force Science readers

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

 

 

#138: Two new case histories: Force Science and the aftermath of violent encounters

 

 

#143: New Study: Cocaine Abuse and Sudden Death...and more.

I. New Study: Cocaine Abuse and Sudden Death

II. Training officer’s initiative brings commendation, cascading benefits

III. Force Science to highlight POLICE-TREXPO-West

IV. 9 “lessons learned” from recent federal decision in Taser case

V. Force Science News to be translated for French-speaking officers

 

 

#146: 10 tips—and more—for effective cognitive interviewing of OIS survivors and other cooperative witnesses

 

 

#149: New study: Cops use wrong tactics in questioning witnesses

I. New study: Cops use wrong tactics in questioning witnesses

II. Newest cert class grads expand Force Science world network

III. Exceptional firearms trainer pulls the pin after 30 years of keeping cops safe

 

 

#156: Rest and memory: New findings support delaying interviews after an OIS

I. Rest and memory: New findings support delaying interviews after an OIS

II. K-9 scenarios make their training-simulator debut

III. Where to go for more information on other important topics

 

 

#169: New position paper links cognitive interviewing to “fair, objective” OIS investigations & more

I. New position paper links cognitive interviewing to “fair, objective” OIS investigations

II. Act now to offer your expertise to an important deadly force study

III. Mailbag: Our readers write....

 

 

#170: The LAPD consent-decree mess; DOJ ramps up a campaign against police, author warns

I. The LAPD consent-decree mess; more of the same ahead for other agencies as DOJ ramps up a campaign against police, author warns

 

 

#174: Are these controversial proposals good for fighting police fatigue?

I. Are these controversial proposals good for fighting police fatigue?

II. OIS survivors gain unexpected “therapeutic” rewards from skilled investigative interviews, researchers report

 

 

#183: Recent developments in post-OIS procedures: Tales of 3 cities

 

 

#186: Readers speak up about ER docs and suspected police abuse

I. Readers speak up about ER docs and suspected police abuse

 

 

#188: Overcoming the “Achilles heel” of use-of-force investigations, Part 1

I. Overcoming the “Achilles heel” of use-of-force investigations, Part 1

II. “Weapons confusion”: A case to watch

 

 

#189: 5 tips for officers in use-of-force interviews, Part 2 & more

I. 5 tips for officers in use-of-force interviews, Part 2

II. 1 step closer to understanding post-traumatic stress disorder

III. Quotable quotes on training

IV. Bath salt chemicals now banned

 

 

#190: What’s next after a shooting? Force Science-based trio share their recommendations

I. What’s next after a shooting? Force Science-based trio share their recommendations

II. Valuable legal resources available free via AELE website.

III. Memorable moments with a critical-incident message

 

 

#192: How much help is too much from a police attorney after an OIS?

I.  How much help is too much from a police attorney after an OIS?

II. Readers write: Emotions, memories stirred by OIS protocol panel

 

 

#194: New video combats public myths about police shootings & more

I. New video combats public myths about police shootings: View it online or on DVD

II. Force Science to orient oversight commission on force facts

 

 

#199: Police attorney offers “best practices” tips + “Unleashing Respect” launched

I. Police attorney offers “best practices” tips to civil rights overseers

II. New project seeks to “unleash respect” in police subculture

 

 

#205: New study: Detecting deception via Cognitive Interviewing

I. New study: Detecting deception via Cognitive Interviewing

II. FSN Extra

 

 

#206: Bath Salts, "best tactics" for high-risk, weapon confusion & more

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?

 

 

#207: New study shines a revealing light on police injuries

 

 

#209: "Feeding the Animals": 10 tips for winning with the media after an OIS

 

 

#219: Study of cops' stress reactions to deadly simulator scenarios

 

 

#226: Force Science-trained team wins cop's job back after video controversy

I. Force Science-trained team wins cop's job back after video controversy

 

 

#227: Dramatic shooting of a car thief...and persistent Hollywood myths

I. Dramatic shooting of a car thief...and persistent Hollywood myths

II. Letters to the editor from FSN readers

III. New OIS guidelines under development by IACP

 

 

#248: Researchers want ER docs to focus more on "excessive" force claims

I. Researchers want ER docs to focus more on "excessive" force claims

II. Force Science grad probes the dark mind of the active killer

 

 

#249: Innovative OIS protocol blends interview & walk-through

I. Innovative OIS protocol blends interview & walk-through

II. Is "TEDS PIE" on your menu for cognitive interviewing?

III. A quotable quote

 

 

#250: Unique new study confirms memory discrepancies after OISs

I. Unique new study confirms memory discrepancies after OISs

II. Cop's estimates become sticking point in bizarre shooting

III. Our readers write on active shooter mindset & ER assessments

 

 

#254: Force Science Institute details reasons for delaying interviews with OIS survivors

I. Force Science Institute details reasons for delaying interviews with OIS survivors

 

 

#258: Study confirms: Force-on-force benefits top traditional target training

I. Study confirms: Force-on-force benefits top traditional target training

II. How cops die: 15-year recap important for training

III. Our readers write about post-OIS protocol & delayed interviews

 

 

#299:Social media during a crisis: Is your strategy in place?

I. Social media during a crisis: Is your strategy in place?

II. How to "DWI" with mainstream media: More tips for crisis success

III. Our humble thanks for the kudos

 

 

#301: Favorable public opinion of cops more than triple that of news media

I. Favorable public opinion of cops more than triple that of news media

II. Keynote topic: Will science or emotionalism drive future policing?

III. 6 key tips for advancing your goals for the new year

IV. What works to motivate officers to report peer misconduct?

 

 

#313: Suspicious indicators can help foil terrorists before they strike

 

 

#319: Kudos to Two Graduates

I. Kudos to two graduates

II. "Bullet-proofing" your statements: 6 keys to interrogation preparedness

 

 

#324: Could “contagious accountability” save your agency $$$ on BWCs?

I. Could “contagious accountability” save your agency $$$ on BWCs?

II. Body cams can improve report accuracy, another new study shows

 

 

#330: Should cops see body cam video before giving UOF statements?

I. Should cops see body cam video before giving UOF statements?

II. Mark your calendar for more on body cams...

III. Legendary police lawyer dies unexpectedly

 

 

#342: Anatomy of an officer’s defense in a high-profile shooting

Part 1 of a 2-part report

 

 

#345: New book: Guidelines for investigating OISs, ARDs & custody deaths

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

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