Year: 2004 Source: Flushing, NY: Looseleaf Law Publications, Inc., 2004. 290p. SIEC No: 20070037

This book provides practical information on the recognition, resolution, & recovery from incidents of victim-precipitated homicide (also known as suicide by cop). Strategies for resolving these situations without violence & information on strategies that do not work is presented. Advice from legal experts on what to expect in court, & protecting officers & their agencies from liability is included. Self-care strategies for officers involved in these incidents are suggested. Media & public reactions to these cases are also discussed.