FULL LIST OF Edp Topics
Elhers and Kading’s Survival Story–
In February 2007, Officers Jill Ehlers and Donna Kading of the West Covina, CA Police Department had to face down an EDP refusing to show his hands. Hear what led to their officer-involved shooting and the aftermath of the incident.
Will to Win: Rich McLane–
Lt. Rich McLane of the Bozeman, Mont. PD recounts the story of the night he was nearly killed by an EDP while his wife was along for an observation shift, including in-car video of the incident.
Perspectives: Jay Sandstrom - Dealing with EDPs–
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.
Reality Training: Swamp Baby–
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. Related Links: Visit the PoliceOne EDP Section Relevant PoliceOne Links: Visit the Police Community Topic section Law Enforcement News PoliceGrantsHelp.com
Reality Training: Richland EDP–
One of the issues facing officers in any extended standoff situation is how to maintain their heightened vigilance as time wears on. PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith takes a look at a real life example of how attention and fatigue can actually become distractors to one another in critical situations. Related Links: Visit the PoliceOne Officer Safety Section Relevant PoliceOne Links: Visit the Police Community Topic section Law Enforcement News PoliceGrantsHelp.com
Reality Training: Kentucky Mental Patient–
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! Related Links: Visit the PoliceOne EDP Section Relevant PoliceOne Links: Visit the Police Community Topic section Law Enforcement News PoliceGrantsHelp.com
Reality Training: EDP in PD–
PoliceOneTV's Dave Smith discusses the training points from a tragic confrontation between an EDP and officers within the department. Related Links: Learn more about Dave Smith Read Dave Smith's PoliceOne Columns
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