In the absence of law enforcement-specific training, military models are increasingly being introduced to fill this knowledge gap. While fundamentally sound, there is insufficient law enforcement data to determine whether military knowledge translation meets law enforcement needs.
The purpose of the VALOR (Violence Against Law Officer Research) Project is to develop an actionable data set identifying specific law enforcement systems issues and training interventions, thereby:
Medicine is a constantly evolving science. At the time of posting, some of this data will already be out-of-date. It is posted to provide context for future practice advances.
Providers are also cautioned not to rely on data from this site as a fixed ("cookbook") approach to patient care, but rather to tailor their therapy to the clinical context and to consult medical control for any concerns.
Any information on this site is not intended to replace your current SOPs. Rather, it is designed to empower you to save lives by placing your pre-existing medical training into your tactical framework.