cincinnati crime http://wvxu.org en Learning How to Respond if Attacked http://wvxu.org/post/learning-how-respond-if-attacked <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>What would you do if attacked in a dark parking garage or assaulted on a deserted city street? Most of us would probably freeze. But for more than 30 years, Mike and Debbie Gardner of the <a href="http://surviveinstitute.com/" target="_blank">Survive Institute </a>have been training people how to be aware of their surroundings, to avoid confrontations when possible, and to defend themselves when necessary. Defense experts and “Courage Coaches” Mike and Debbie Gardner join us to talk about what they term, “Self-defense with love.”</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 10:30:05 +0000 Maryanne Zeleznik 25428 at http://wvxu.org Learning How to Respond if Attacked Cincy police chief on Tasers and violent crime http://wvxu.org/post/cincy-police-chief-tasers-and-violent-crime <p>Cincinnati's police chief reports the department's new Taser policy should be released in a couple of weeks.&nbsp;</p><p>But James Craig said there's no discussion about of not using them.</p><p>“You discontinue use of the Taser, what’s the alternative?” Craig said.&nbsp; “We don’t want officers hurt, they need to overcome resistance of an aggressive suspect, so that means side handle batons or straight sticks and again they create and cause more injury to suspects.”</p> Wed, 29 Aug 2012 17:17:55 +0000 Jay Hanselman 3263 at http://wvxu.org Cincy police chief on Tasers and violent crime