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Definitions and Policies

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Level 2 Uses of Force include the following:

  • Any strike to the head (except for an intentional strike with an impact weapon)
  • Application of a carotid restraint without the loss of consciousness
  • Any use of an impact weapon or any other object with contact, regardless of injury
  • Any unintentional firearm discharge without injury
  • Any bite by a police canine
  • Any use of force resulting in injury requiring emergency medical treatment (beyond first aid) or hospital admittance