This very relevant article shares how the police department of Kansas City is seeking to provide emotional support to police officers–an impressive model program for other police departments. An officer shares her compelling story of investigating a four year old child’s accidental shooting of herself as a result of playing with a gun. The officer is haunted by images of the scene and experiences sleep disturbance and other symptoms of STS. A supportive program within the police department helps her to deal with her own grief.

http://www.kansascity.com/news/local/crime/article24826237.html