Problem

Unrestrained use of force in administration of justice

Other Names:
Excessive use of force by law enforcement officials
Excessive use of force by police
Military police abuse
Nature:
There are numerous occurrences in many countries of excessive and/or completely unwarranted use of force by law enforcement officials and military personnel during public gatherings or arrests resulting in civilian loss of life or injuries.
Strategies:
Using force
Problem Type:
E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update
13.02.1997 – 00:00 CET