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A discussion of the collection and analysis of data on the use of force in encounters between the police and members of the public / : Analyse de données sur le recours à la force au cours des rencontres entre la police et les membres du public

2015

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Most police reports on the use of force attempt to identify the frequency and degree of severity of force used by the police or members of the public. [...] To answer the question of whether the collection of use of force data should focus mainly on individual use of force incidents, or whether data should be used to provide insights into general patterns of the use of force in encounters between police and members of the public, police experts were asked to indicate which of the following two statements most closely matched their views: I) such data [...] The LOS and LOV were referenced to the author(s) of the study or the name of the report as an indication of “source.” The LOS refers to general statements, hypotheses, or research questions regarding police use of force taken from the review of the literature, including reports from inquests or judicial inquiries. [...] The Excel spreadsheet in Appendix A provides a list of statements (LOS) or COLLECTING AND ANALYZING DATA ON USE OF FORCE IN ENCOUNTERS PUBLIC SAFETY CANADA 15 BETWEEN THE POLICE AND MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC questions identified in the literature review on use of force, a list of key officer, subject and situational variables (LOV), and a list of sources organized by the names of the author(s) of the [...] COLLECTING AND ANALYZING DATA ON USE OF FORCE IN ENCOUNTERS PUBLIC SAFETY CANADA 16 BETWEEN THE POLICE AND MEMBERS OF THE PUBLIC Figure 1: Overview of the Research Model to Analyze Use of Force Incidents Discussion Understanding Relationships between Variables in Use of Force Analysis Central to the quantitative analysis of police use of force is the idea that certain situational factors or predic

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