Use Technology to Limit Use of Force
The State of Missouri shall promote technology and
weaponry that utilize the least amount of force necessary
so as to reduce the number of fatal police interventions;
new technologies will be subject to the appropriate use of
force continuum restrictions.
(Adapted from Recommendation 2.3 of Presidential Task
Force on 21st Century Policing report)
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