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Considerations and Recommendations Regarding State and Local Officer-Involved Use-of-Force Investigations

Date Published
August 2017
Author(s)
Global Justice Information Sharing Initiative
Publication Series
Publication Type
Publication
Description

The Considerations and Recommendations Regarding State and Local Officer-Involved Use-of-Force Investigations resource sets forth recommendations and considerations for municipal, county, and state law enforcement officials tasked with ensuring accountability for critical use-of-force incidents that result in death or serious bodily injury to any party. It is intended to be used prior to a critical use-of-force incident to identify and implement recommendations, address issues, and better equip agencies to effectively respond to use-of-force investigations. It is designed to follow existing laws, regulations, and statutes, and agencies should review their operating structures to ensure adherence to governing processes as they review the considerations and recommendations identified in this resource.

Date Created: February 10, 2021