Litigaphobia Rears Its Ugly Head (Again)

Litigaphobia Rears Its Ugly Head (Again)

Back in 1986, three health care professionals combined the terms litigation with phobia to coin the term “litigaphobia.” They came up with the term after researching and interviewing police officers over their fear of being sued. As they applied the term, it pertained to that fear ...
The 5 Fundamentals of True De-Escalation

The 5 Fundamentals of True De-Escalation

“De-escalation” has become a buzzword in the law enforcement industry. A confluence of forces have thrust our ability to talk to people into the forefront of modern policing. As tempting as it is to critique these forces, I think we have to accept that the community, the courts, and ...