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Title: HANDICAPPED - THE KEY IS UNDERSTANDING
Journal: FBI LAW ENFORCEMENT BULLETIN  Volume:46  Issue:5  Dated:(MAY 1977)  Pages:3-9
Author(s): L F W MCKIEL
Corporate Author: Federal Bureau of Investigation
US Dept of Justice
United States of America
Date Published: 1977
Page Count: 7
Sponsoring Agency: Federal Bureau of Investigation
Washington, DC 20535-0001
Publisher: https://www.fbi.gov 
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: THIS ARTICLE DISCUSSES SOME OF THE MENTALLY AND PHYSICALLY HANDICAPPED PERSONS WITH WHICH THE POLICE OFFICER MAY COME INTO CONTACT DURING THE PERFORMANCE OF HIS DUTIES.
Abstract: STRESSED IS THE FACT THAT, BY BEING AWARE OF SOME OF THE VISUAL CLUES AND HAVING BACKGROUND INFORMATION ON CAUSES AND CONDITIONS, THE POLICE OFFICER WILL BETTER BE ABLE TO TRANSLATE AND INTERPRET THE CONDITION TO AN IGNORANT OR SUSPICIOUS PUBLIC AND/OR PROVIDE THE NEEDED ASSISTANCE.
Index Term(s): Mental defectives; Mental disorders; Patrol; Persons with cognitive disabilities; Persons with physical disabilities; Police education; Police training for persons with disabilities
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