Use of Force from the Street to the Courtroom

Event Phone: 205-759-3000

  • July 16, 2018
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

This course has been designed for the average police officer to have a better
understanding of the details needed that are missed in most response to
resistance reports. The students will also learn courtroom testimony skills that
will assist them to be a better witness. The attending officers will have the
abilities to make informed decisions about use of force after attending this
course, and be able to document those decisions in their reports. This course
delves into the process after force has been used on the street and
covers aspects of internal affairs procedures, training, and OIS incidents.

Course covered content:
Reasonable Force vs Excessive Force
Court case review
Details missing in most reports
Types of resistance
Levels of officer control
Responses by officers both mentally
and physically
Group discussion and scenario based
class participation
Common terms used in reports
How to document use of force
Suggestions for officer involved
Hollywood v. Reality
Courtroom testimony
8 hour course
Cost: $99.00 per student

July 16 8:00 – 5:00pm

Registration is to be completed with Blue Shield Tactical Systems
(817) 501-6087



Venue Website:

7601 Robert Cardinal Rd,, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35401, United States