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Use of Force Impact Weapons

Use of Force – Impact Weapons

Within the Daigle Law Group Policy Center policies concerning non-deadly force related to impact weapons, we have looked at a number of issues that you need to keep in mind when applying this force option.  Each non-deadly force option comes with its own set of conditions, needs for medical …

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Liability for Warrant Affidavit

On a number of occasions, we have discussed cases involving an officer’s liability where the officer drafts an affidavit or arrest report that contains untruthful information or fails to disclose exculpatory information learned during the course of the investigation.  Today’s case – McDonough …

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Supreme Court

Chief’s Counsel: U.S. Supreme Court Sneak Peek: Top 10 Law Enforcement Cases to Be Decided in the Court’s October 2019–2020 Term

Craig E. Ferrell Jr., Deputy Director/General Counsel (Ret.), Houston Police Department, and Assistant Professor of Law and Criminal Justice, Houston Baptist University The U.S. Supreme Court’s October 2018 through June 2019 term began with only eight of the nine justices …

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