CBP Use of Force Policy Handbook (Oct. 2010)

CBP Use of Force Policy Handbook (Oct. 2010)

"I am very pleased to bring you the first version of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Use of Force Policy Handbook. This Policy supersedes the U.S. Customs Firearms and Use of Force Handbook (CIS HB 4500-01A) dated March 2003; the U.S. Customs and Border Protection Interim Use of Force and Firearms Guidelines dated October 11, 2004; the INS Firearms Policy dated 19 February 2003; the U.S. Customs Firearms and Use of Force Training Policy (CD 4510-017A ) dated December 17, 2001; the 24 Hour Carry of Firearms by Office of Field Operations Personnel (ENF-3-FO RDJ) dated March 3, 2000; and the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement Interim Firearms and Use of Force Policies dated July 7, 2004 (as they applied to CBP components transferred from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement)." - CBP, Oct. 2010; Contributed by Andrew Becker, Center for Investigative Reporting.