The Legal Use of Firearms and Professional Education of State Officials

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Abstract

Šajā darbā pētītas trīs iestādes, kuru amatpersonām ir tiesības pielietot šaujamieroci, – Valsts policija, Valsts robežsardze un Ieslodzījuma vietu pārvalde. Tajā dots ieskats šaujamieroču pielietošanas tiesiskajā regulējumā un analizēti tie normatīvie akti, kuri nosaka profesionālo kompetenču veidošanu ar formālo izglītību. Raksta sagatavošanas laikā nebija stājušies spēkā Valsts policijas jaunākā un vecākā virsnieka standarti, rakstā analizēta informācija līdz 2015. gada 1. decembrim. The Author reviews three institutions of which the employees have the right to use a firearm – The State Police, The State Border Guard and The Prison Administration. The article gives an insight into the law of firearm utilization and an analysis of such legal regulations that regard the development of professional competencies in the framework of formal education.
Translated title of the contributionThe Legal Use of Firearms and Professional Education of State Officials
Original languageLatvian
Pages (from-to)27-44
Number of pages18
JournalSOCRATES. Rīgas Stradiņa universitātes Juridiskās fakultātes elektroniskais juridisko zinātnisko rakstu žurnāls / SOCRATES. Rīga Stradiņš University Faculty of Law Electronic Scientific Journal of Law
Volume3
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2015

Keywords

  • human rights
  • use of firearms
  • extreme necessity
  • profession’s standard
  • professional education
  • education programme
  • study course

Field of Science

  • 5.5 Law

Publication Type

  • 1.2. Scientific article included in INT1 or INT2 category journal of ERIH database

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