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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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June 28, 2005
Naked suspects: No laughing matter Force Science Institute - Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts

Naked suspects: No laughing matter

When you're dispatched to a call of a naked person out in public you'd be like a lot of officers if... - Full Story
August 27, 2004
Psychopath or an INTJ who's gone to the dark side (Part 2) Dr. Dorothy McCoy - Maintaining Your Mental Edge

Psychopath or an INTJ who's gone to the dark side (Part 2)

Last time we began the series on psychopaths. If you simply follow the checklist (below) you may have... - Full Story
August 03, 2004
Was Count Dracula a psychopath? (Part 3) Dr. Dorothy McCoy - Maintaining Your Mental Edge

Was Count Dracula a psychopath? (Part 3)

First, "Psychopath" is no longer listed as a diagnosis in the bible of the mental health profession (DSM... - Full Story
April 15, 2004
5 S.M.A.R.T. tips for approaching the emotionally disturbed Scott Buhrmaster - Topics & Tactics for Law Enforcement

5 S.M.A.R.T. tips for approaching the emotionally disturbed

By Scott Buhrmaster Contributing Editor Officers are increasingly finding themselves challenged with... - Full Story



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Emotionally Disturbed Persons (EDP) Columnists

Beat-1 Beat-1
with Chris Lawrence
Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts Destroying Myths & Discovering Cold Facts
with Force Science Institute