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Police Training


Tactical Neutralization Techniques

Gregory Connor and Matthew Summers

One of the most critical issues confronting law enforcement is the use of force. The rights and responsibilities of an officer are specified by state statutes. However, application of these statutes in action terms is difficult for even many experienced officers.

This book has been designed to provide the instructional basis essential for understanding the techniques of neutralization. It is structured for individual or group utilization and is ideal for department, academy, or academic programs. with over 400 pages, it represents a complete systems approach to control tactics.

Gregory Connor, holds a Black Belt in Isshinryu Karate and is a Licensed Instructor with the United States Karate Association. Matthew Summers has also been a police officer and instructor at the University of Illinois. He holds a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. His experience ranges from municipal to federal as well as private law enforcement.