Duquesne University School of Law

Associate Dean Oliver discusses application of police force with the Associated Press

Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Associate Dean Wes Oliver said that the Pennsylvania District Attorney Association not setting clear guidelines on appropriate application of force for police was a missed opportunity.

Read the Associated Press story, “Prosecutors issue guidelines on probes of police shootings,” which appeared in 30 media sources, and The Morning Call story, “Pa. prosecutors offer guidelines for investigating police-involved shootings.” 

Faculty Referenced In Article

Wesley M. Oliver, J.D., LL.M., J.S.D.Associate Dean for Faculty Scholarship, Criminal Justice Program Director, and Professor of Law