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Why Cops Need Jiu-Jitsu

October 26, 2012

Officer under investigation for use of force incident

Every once in a while, a video surfaces on the internet that reminds us of what happens when police officers don't have the gentle controlling tactics of jiu-jitsu. In this video, two officers are seen questioning a man at a community center. When the officers try to arrest the man, and he resists, the male officers drops into a full blown boxing stance and lets the fists fly. Due to the fact that the officer became so aggressive so quickly, there is an investigation taking place to determine whether the officer's use of force was appropriate. If only the officer knew a few of the simple arrest and control procedures covered in the Gracie Survival Tactics program, it would have been a different story.

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