Institute on Disabilities at Temple University

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Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice/First Responder Videos

The Institute's Criminal Justice/First Responders program has produced several informative videos for professionals and families. They are available on the Institute's YouTube channel: IOD TempleU.

Disabilities and the Criminal Justice System: Best Practices for Law Enforcement and Corrections

Illustrates best practices for law enforcement when encountering a person with a significant speech disabilities, and for corrections on developing appropriate discharge planning for inmates with intellectual and developmental disabilities. (captioned; Runtime: 15:46)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=JFnsAMMazyQ


Disabilities and the Criminal Justice System: Best Practices for Law Enforcement and Corrections - Audio described

Illustrates best practices for law enforcement when encountering a person with a significant speech disabilities, and for corrections on developing appropriate discharge planning for inmates with intellectual and developmental disabilities. (Runtime: 15:46. Audio described for people who are blind, low vision or who are otherwise visually impaired.)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=qC9eqaIcxvQ


Communicating with Victims and Suspects: Significant Speech Disabilities

A short, "roll-call" video—what to do when an officer encounters a victim or suspect with significant speech disabilities. (captioned; Runtime: 7:11)
www.youtube.com/watch?v=kG8soAmVlS8


Institute on Disabilities at Temple University
University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service