Autism News

walkingContact with Individuals with Autism – Effective Resolutions

“Dealing with individuals with autism and other developmental disabilities requires officers to have additional training to handle these situations…”

Helping Police Understand the Autistic

“An autistic boy is discovered standing in the middle of a busy road, on his way to the beach. A young girl with autism outsmarts a number of locks, leaves the house before her mother wakes up and is found, naked but alive, in a neighbor’s pool…”

Dennis Debbaudt’s Autism & Law Enforcement Training

“Had I insisted on taking those beads away that would have been the precursor for fight or flight…”

Autism training consultant Dennis Debbaudt talks about autism risk at Richmond, California Police Department 2007