As we have seen in today’s society, there many people that publicly scrutinize officers and the outcome of events that unfold in a fraction of a second. To understand how fast the reaction must be and what force is appropriate to use, can be the difference between life and death of the officers, the suspect or both.
The amount of time between first contact and a life or death decision is only 8-10 seconds in these scenarios, what would you do?
Jarrett Maupin, a vocal critic of police during recent protests, went through police force training with local authorities. FOX 10’s Troy Hayden also went through the training and discusses the results.