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The Lafayette PD uses technology like video game engines to train on consequence management, drones in the sky and a digital coaching platform
The “3 Cs” can increase the chances of successful decision-making and scene management during these complex incidents
First-arriving officers can get things rolling, and specialized teams can communicate with subjects more easily
When the officers announced their arrival, they immediately came under fire
Hostage negotiators spoke on the phone with the knife-wielding man for two hours; SWAT members then broke into the building and rescued two women
Learn how drones and two-way communications devices are reinventing how law enforcement responds to incidents
Stamford police, EMS, behavioral health members and firefighters worked together to end a 6-hour standoff
As an LAPD SWAT team leader and crisis negotiator, Jonathan explains how crisis negotiation skills help officers in tactical situations and everyday patrol
Officers talked with the man with help from negotiators; after a nearly six-and-a-half-hour standoff, he agreed to surrender
Communication with organizers before, during and after events can help head off problems
Negotiators successfully ended a standoff with an armed woman in a car
An Emergency Service Unit officer is lowered by rope from the floor above during an FBI raid
The drone is designed to de-escalate conflict and improve public safety
Five hours after the initial call, the man started to run along the railing and attempted to jump over the bridge’s edge
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The BRINC Ball two-way communication device is built to enhance de-escalation
Innovative technology allows officers to communicate with subjects and suspects from a safe distance
The situation began when officers were called regarding a suicidal man parked outside a government building in Mobile
Agencies can deploy the ball in areas they cannot reach, and call the ball to activate its microphone and speaker
Consider these tips to update tactical team training and procedures for barricaded suspects and hostage rescue operations in your jurisdiction
When you are dealing with someone in crisis, you must make contact with them so you can begin to build a rapport
Survey results are an important conversation starter around standardization in the field of crisis negotiations
City officials said the program is off to a good start and is expected to expand
“I love you,” Officer Eric Knuttel told the complete stranger after rescuing him on top of a 13-story parking garage
The man, who was demanding to speak with the president, was brought into custody after 13 hours of negotiation with police
A team of negotiators helps ensure the primary negotiator is supported and experiences less stress throughout the negotiation process
A hostage negotiations team helped the gunman get out safely and surrender
Shortly after noon, more than six hours after the standoff began, police set off a flash-bang device outside the restaurant
Rather than waiting hours for the arrival of a trained professional, a designated crisis responder can respond immediately