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CJSA 1351 - USE OF FORCE

Study of the use of force including introduction to and statutory authority for the use of force, deadly force, and related legal issues. Fulfills the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Use of Force Intermediate Certificate requirement. This course was designed to be repeated multiple times to improve student proficiency. 48 contact hours

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Identify the status pertaining to use of force
  • Explain the use of force continuum
  • Describe key elements of major court cases involving use of force issues

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3