violent crime http://wvxu.org en Identifying and treating violent teens http://wvxu.org/post/identifying-and-treating-violent-teens-0 <p>Part of the President’s plan to reduce gun violence focuses on increased <strong>mental health services</strong>. Ann Thompson, in “Focus on Technology,” reports on Cincinnati efforts to be pro-active, involving a <strong>predictive spit test and photographing the brain.</strong></p><p></p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 09:31:10 +0000 Ann Thompson 13380 at http://wvxu.org Identifying and treating violent teens 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