Verbal De-escalation

Please join Sgt. Ziemba with the Bainbridge Island Police Department and the Bainbridge Prepares Psychological First Aid team for a session on verbal de-escalation. This class will introduce key methods and suggestions on how to approach a volatile situation. Learn how your response may impact others behavior, and techniques that can be applied to avoid … More Verbal De-escalation

Happy Halloween: Six Awesome Moulages That Scare for Reals

WARNING: This post on moulages that scare is not for the faint of stomach. Look away if you quease with ease. The eve of Halloween is the perfect time to admire these six amazing and frightful examples of moulage, which is the term for the art of applying makeup and prosthetics to simulate injuries. Moulage is … More Happy Halloween: Six Awesome Moulages That Scare for Reals

Manzanita Park Mayhem Preps Volunteers for Emergency Response

In Manzanita Park mayhem erupted last Wednesday, October 10, around 7 p.m. Someone hollered, “Bear!” and then shots rang out, followed by man screams. The man, trying to defend himself from the bear, shot himself in the foot and accidentally shot his companion hunter. Meanwhile, two other hunters fell out of a tree, one sustaining … More Manzanita Park Mayhem Preps Volunteers for Emergency Response