—Revise Directive 1030.00, Baton Use, to Clarify When the Use ofPolice Batons Is Authorized
Revise Directive 1040.00, Aerosol Restraints, to Clarify When theUse of Aerosol Restraints [Pepper Spray]) Is Authorized•
—Revise Directive 1050.00, Less Lethal Weapons and Munitions, toClarify When the Use of Beanbag Shotguns Is Authorized•
Rename and Revise Directive 1051.00, El
ectronic Control WeaponSystem, to Clarify When the Use of Conducted Electrical Weapons [Tasers] IsAuthorized.•
—Revise Directive 1090, Special Weapon Use, to Clarify What“Special Weapons” the PPB Has Approvedor Is Only Testing, When Their Use
Is Authorized and Who Can Use Them.
Revise Directive 630.15 Foot Pursuits… to further clarify when footpursuits should be initiated or terminated.•
—Revised Directive 315.30, Satisfactory Performance, should be
consistent with all of the COAB’s recommendations for rewriting Directive
1010.00, Use of Force.
—Minimize Incidents of Bystander Endangerment: The PPB shouldrevise its policy in current Directive 1010.00, Use of Force, as may be necessaryto ensure that the incidence of bystander endangerments when firearms are
discharged or potentially discharged is minimized.•
—Make Explicit and Unequivocal in Any Appropriate Directives and
Training Procedures and Practices that Heightened Risk, Not Any Particular
Distance Between Subject and Officer, Determines Whether It Is Appropriate to Draw a Weapon