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P1 Photo of the Week: Autism Speaks PoliceOne Members - Photo of the Week

P1 Photo of the Week: Autism Speaks

(PoliceOne Image) This week's photo of the week comes from Utah Department of Corrections! Officer T... - Full Story


More kids with autism means more police contacts with ASD subjects Doug Wyllie, PoliceOne Editor in Chief - Be Advised...

More kids with autism means more police contacts with ASD subjects

You will encounter an ASD subject at some point — likely more than once — and those individuals will have a different response to police than “the usual suspects” - Full Story


Mass. police surprise boy with autism with birthday party

Police officers from ten different agencies around Massachusetts gathered at a restaurant to celebrate a soon-to-be 12-year-old’s first real birthday party.


Okla. cop buys bike for robbery victim with autism

A Nicoma police officer collected money from his department and a car dealership where he works a second job to purchase a new bike for a boy who had his bike stolen last week.


Autism Recognition and Response

Giant Steps director Susan Hamre lays out what to expect when you encounter an individual with autism.


Perspectives: Joel Lashley - Responding to Persons with Autism

PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith and Senior Officer Joel Lashley discuss the important things you need to know regarding autism. People with autism are seven or eight times more likely to make a police contact than the average person, and Lashley helps you prepare to handle such an encounter.

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