Would a law enforcement education program/series be helpful in educating the public on the tactics of police officers, use of force, etc?

EmbraceThePain
It seems many people do not understand what they are seeing or hearing when it comes to viewing law enforcement interactions with the public, especially combative/hostile ones.

Terms like “reasonable suspicion”, “battery”, “deadly force”, “assault”, and other criminal justice terminology are not understood by the public.

Questions like:

•Why can’t you just shoot the guy in the leg?

•Why do you have to use a gun when the guy only has a knife?

•Why did you have to hit him in the face while you were handcuffing him? (Despite subject being combative and resistive him/herself)

And more. . .

An education program can shed some light into what people are seeing and help them understand why officers do what they do.

Ignorance is harmful and can have disastrous effects in society.

People don’t understand how an officer can be acquitted in court for doing something that these people think he/she shouldn’t have been acquitted.

People do not know the law.
People do not know what exactly goes on in court rooms.
People do not know why the jury decides what they decide.

People NEED to be more educated when it comes
to criminal justice system.

So, instead of seeing “police brutality,” they can LOGICALLY & FAIRLY assess the situation knowing the reasoning behind the officer’s actions, the related laws of the situation, and the process involving the courts.

I think people are angry because they are IGNORANT
Would a law enforcement education program/series be helpful in educating the public on the tactics of police officers, use of force, etc?
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