After the jury reaches a verdict you must decide

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After the jury reaches a verdict, you must decide whether the officer's actions are consistent with your department's standards on the use of lethal force.Let’s review a few more concepts before you make another decision about this scene.How did the suspect's first attempt to grab a gun change the amount of force the officer could legally useto effect his arrest? The officer needed to use reasonable force to defend himself. The officer could use any means necessary to defend himself against a threat to his life. The officer could reasonably use a Taser on the suspect.
The officer had a duty to warn the suspect that further resistance might be fatal.
FeedbackIncorrect. See “The Use of Force in Making an Arrest,” LO 5, Bloom’s: Understand.According to the precedent set by Graham v. Connor, in assessing the conduct of this officer, what test is used to determine whether an officer's use of force is reasonable? Would a reasonable officer on the scene have made the same decision about the use of force? Did the officer act to protect members of the public who were in imminent danger? Did the officer who used lethal force fear for his life? Did the officer have the duty to retreat?

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