OLEORESIN CAPSICUM CERTIFICATION. MARION COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT PROBATION DEPARTMENT Joseph Hodson-Field Services Coordinator . Objectives . Understand what OC spray is. Understand strengths and limitations for OC spray.
MARION COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT PROBATION DEPARTMENT
Joseph Hodson-Field Services Coordinator
It is the departments position that the Probation Officer
always attempt to remove him/herself from situations that
exhibit signs of possible escalation. The Department will
provide each Officer with a chemical agent as a defense
tool if the officer is confronted with a threatening situation.
The Probation Officer must carry the chemical agent with
them at all times when in the field. If the Probation Officer
is forced to use the chemical agent, the following
procedures must be met.
THESE ARE ALL SIGNS THAT YOU SHOULD LEAVE THE SCENE ASAP!
Respiratory: Asthma, Emphysema
When the subject’s chest is restricted from
When the position of the subject’s head
obstructs the airway.