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.
PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith talks with Jay Sandstrom, Wisconsin DOC/DHFS - Ret., about some unique strategies in dealing with Emotionally Disturbed Persons. He emphasizes the importance of taking proactive steps and establishing trust.
Imagine dealing with an emotionally disturbed subject who is chest deep in swamp water trying to drown a baby! PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith takes you through this harrowing real-life experience as two deputies struggle to save the child.
PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith takes you step by step through the video of an actual incident where an EDP assaulted an officer with a unique and ambiguous threat that forces all of us to think about how we might have dealt with this strange threat!
Dave Smith interviews Charlotte Rappley about her husbands suicide and her new mission to help establish suicide awareness and prevention programs during officer training. She also takes on the tough issue of how agencies and families are caught in a tragic aftermath when a brother or sister officer takes their own life and how often surviving family members are forgotten in our own grief and confusion.