Policing in the 21 st Century . Overview of workplace violence, resources, and options. Policing in the 21 st century. Introduction Deputy Chief of Police V.G. “Skip” Frost With UIPD since 1988 Patrol, Narcotics Investigator 1990-1993 Patrol Sergeant 1994-2004
Overview of workplace violence, resources, and options
- Federal statistics state workplace violence caused nearly 17% of all fatal U.S. work injuries in 2011
- 4,609 fatal working injuries in U.S. in 2011, of which 780 were attributed to “violence and other injuries by persons or animals”. Of the 780, 458 were homicides and 242 suicides.