Crisis Negotiator Blog by Jeff Thompson
The standoff in Oregon has concluded on Thursday after lasting for more than a month. The following article provides a great recap of the final moments and sheds some insight into the “surrender ritual”- the concluding moments of a a crisis/hostage incident.
The articles touches on the use of TPI’s, the importance of face-saving for the subject, as well as the increasing impact that social media has- the conversations between the subject with the FBI and TPI’s was broadcasted live on YouTube.
Some snippets from the article:
Read the full article [HERE].
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