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Law Enforcement and Racial Justice

Selected research resources

Police Tactics and Use of Force

This is a selective list of books focused on police use of force and related police tactics. Titles are arranged in reverse chronological order and then alphabetically by author. All titles are located in the Law Library unless otherwise indicated by the call number.

ALI Principles of Law - Policing Part III Use of Force

CRS & NCSL Publications

National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) Publications

Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publications (listed in reverse chronological order)

Statistics & Data Tools


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