"Sir, I approached the suspect from behind and placed my hand over his mouth. I then cut his throat with my dagger",
"And you really think this constitutes a Reasonable use of Force, Assistant Commissioner?!"
"Well, neither myself nor any of my lads were injured by the bugger, sir. Seems bloody reasonable to me..."
I forgot to add,
"Fearing for my safety and the safety of others", and
"I relied on my common law right to a pre-emptive strike in self-defence due to my honest and genuinely held belief of impending assault'
(That still in OST training, or have I just properly shown what a dinosaur I am these days?)