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4 Stages to Handcuffing

1. Apply
2. Adjust
3. Double Lock
4. Check

2

Handcuffing Justification

The decision to handcuff rests with you. Officer safety is paramount. Generally, you are justified in handcuffing prisoners only when they have tried to escape, or to prevent escape or injury to themselves or others.

3

Parts of the Handcuff

HINT: 5

1. Swing arm
2. Fixed arm
3. Hinge or chain
4. Body
5. Knurled locking barrel

4

2 types of handcuffs

1. Saf-Lok Mk IV (Chained)
2. Saf-Lok Mk V (Hinged)