CINDAPA Wairakei Conference – 13 June 2014. Kent Holdsworth Community Ethnic & Youth Manager – Waikato [email protected] Prevention First. Aim to prevent – reduce offending and victimisation Road policing – social driving http://www.crimestoppers-nz.org/ www.snap.org.nz.
Police Negotiation Team (PNT)
“We have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.”
Three general groups are recognised as potential hostage takers
THE POLITICAL ACTIVIST
April 20, 1999
15 year old Kim, one of your students is on the roof of the highest building at your school. She is threatening to jump off.
You have heard Kim’s parents are separating. Her younger sister is also at the school.
What do you do?
kids like me… but I don’t like
the way she says it”
14 year old Dan is not achieving academically and not socializing successfully with his class mates
His father Sam contacts the school and makes an appointment to speak with you, Dan’s teacher. Sam is known to be angry and volatile.
How do you engage with Sam?