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Application of the shin to the calf

In this video tactical tip, Police1 Contributor Don Gulla — founder of Arrestling Force Options Training — discusses and demonstrates a way to get a prone subject’s hands out from under his torso by applying one office’s shin to the lower calf of the suspect. This hits a pressure point that causes enough pain that the subject will free his or her hands from under the body, allowing a partner officer to gain control of them.