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.
Problem Type: E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update 13.02.1997 – 00:00 CET