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26-Year-Old With Down Syndrome Asphyxiated While Resisting Police Over Movie Ticket

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Source: The Blaze


February 19, 2013


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  • Ericm60_max50

    cakdep1

    about 1 year ago

    2930 Comments

    Training in autism awareness and dealing with the special needs community and recognizing medical emergencies is Critical however most departments wont do it until its mandated after a civil judgement in an incident like this!

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    SuzanneNGa

    about 1 year ago

    16580 Comments

    Very sad case :-( I wish this could of been prevented, but I wasn't there....

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    DALLASCRANE

    about 1 year ago

    19386 Comments

    Down's Kids are generally easy to spot. Training for special needs kids is important.

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    local140

    about 1 year ago

    98 Comments

    Whether it was poor procedure or some other reason the thing that scares me most is reading the comments that follow the story. In our profession we need to do everything we can to be better educated and follow accepted practices more than ever. Remember that those who post after the story will be the jury judging you. We owe it to ourselves to make sure that never happens.

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