The effectiveness of use of force simulation training: final report

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Author: Bennell, Craig; Jones, Natalie J.


Use of force situations in the law enforcement context occur frequently in Canada and Canadian courts regularly scrutinize the decisions made by police officers in such encounters and the use of force training that the officers receive. This highlights the need for police agencies to provide adequate and suitable training to their officers and to have access to a body of empirical research that generally supports the training being provided. From the perspective of the police agency, this research should ideally demonstrate that the existing training program (1) effectively imparts the...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Vocational education and training; Teaching and learning; Skills and knowledge; Industry; Evaluation; Workforce development

Keywords: Simulation; Skill development

Geographic subjects: Canada; North America

Published: [Ottawa, Ontario]: Carleton University, 2004

Physical description: 79 p.

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Also called: Use of force simulation training

Resource type: Report

Call number: TD/TNC 130.74

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