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The Chicago Incident and Being a Special Needs Parent. A Call To Action For My Sheep Dogs!

Posted by autismcop@yahoo.com on January 7, 2017 at 10:35 PM Comments comments (6)

As I watched the video if the young man with developmental disabilities tied, gagged and being assaulted I cried. I cried for several reasons. I cried because it is hard to watch. I cried because it isn’t fair. To be honest one of the main reasons I cried so hard is I know that could have been my son.

When someone asks me what I am afraid of my answer is different from most people I know. What I am truly afraid of is what happened in that video, or worse happening to my son. As ...

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Why Public Safety Agencies Need Autism Training

Posted by autismcop@yahoo.com on December 1, 2016 at 2:20 AM Comments comments (0)

I can write this article and fill it with stats, facts and trends on why there is a need for autism training within the public safety world. The truth is however I have found my greatest success in teaching police officers for the last fifteen years is to just be honest and blunt. Police officers are expected to know everything and how to handle every situation. If they fail, their failure is blasted on social media, the news and throughout society. When I ask you how much training you or you...

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Getting Started

Posted by autismcop@yahoo.com on November 12, 2016 at 9:30 PM Comments comments (1)

Wow! Here I sit on a Saturday evening after publishing this website and creating a FB page for this venture. I didn't expect it. I can tell you after having a son with autism for 14 years and being a cop that there is still a huge gap between both worlds. I have aimed to be that bridge. I intend for this blog to be a source of information. I dont know what it will look like. I can't honestly tell you I know what the future holds. I know that I blessed to be married to the best mom, wife ...

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