The Use-of-Force Continuum

In Chapter 6 of our text we are introduced to The Use-of-Force Continuum. This helps us to understand the escalating series of actions an officer may take against a resisting subject, understanding that movement from one part of the continuum to another, may change in a matter of seconds. With the onset of the bystander video footage of police encounters, has this provided clarity, confusion or distortion with respect to the officer’s decisions? 2 paragraphs