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Emotionally Disturbed Persons (EDP)

Emotionally Disturbed Persons (EDP)

The Emotionally Disturbed Persons (EDP) topic examines and explains nature of people with social, mental, or behavioral problems and equips cops with the tools they need to safely handle these subjects, many of whom are close to suicide. Dealing with an emotionally disturbed person can be one of the most challenging encounters for an officer on patrol.
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December 25, 2008

NYPD tests alerts for mentally ill citizens

Officers are notified by dispatchers about locations of previous incidents; cops hope to avoid fatal... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
December 24, 2008

Calif. murder suspect killed in standoff

Paramedics and SWAT team officers carry out a boy on a stretcher after being rescued from the a Chinese... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
December 24, 2008

Dallas shooting suspect is former Utah trooper

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December 24, 2008

Family of knife-wielding man fatally shot by police seeks $5 million

By Henry K. Lee San Francisco ChronicleSANTA ROSA, Calif. — The family of a mentally ill man who... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
December 17, 2008

Utah standoff suspect's determination surprised police

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December 16, 2008

Calif. police grapple with officer suicides

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December 11, 2008

Ariz. killers boast on wiretaps

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December 07, 2008

Man allegedly attacks speed camera with pickax

The Associated PressGLENDALE, Ariz. — A 26-year-old man faces criminal charges after being accused... - Full Story
December 03, 2008

Va. man guilty of trying to kill officer

By Janie Bryan The Virginian-PilotPORTSMOUTH, Va. — Clara Winfield told a 911 dispatcher her grandson... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only
December 03, 2008

Pa. suspect kills himself after nine hour standoff

By Kathleen Brady Shea The Philadelphia InquirerPHILADELPHIA — After allegedly killing a man in... - Full Story Secure - Law Enforcement Only



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