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Thursday, September 01, 2016
Guide for Officer-Involved Shootings
International Association of Chiefs of Police and the Office of Community
Oriented Policing Services, U.S. Department of Justice, have developed Officer-Involved Shootings: A Guide for
Law Enforcement Leaders and an accompanying trifold. The
publications are intended to provide guidance for preparing officers and
departments prior to an officer-involved shooting, suggested incident scene
actions and procedures, recommended procedures for conducting criminal and
administrative investigations, suggestions for working with the media, and
mental health and wellness considerations and procedures. Download the guide at
Download the trifold at http://www.theiacp.org/Portals/0/documents/pdfs/OIS_IP_Trifold_Web.pdf.