HostageNegotiation.com was developed to help bring together those wanting to share their experiences, information about their profession and to help others learn the art of negotiation.
This website is sponsored by Det. Dominick J. Misino (retired) who is president and founder of the International Association of Hostage Negotiators (IAHN). Dominick is a 22 year veteran of the NYPD, where he served as the primary Hostage Negotiator for his last 6 years and was involved in the response to over 200 hostage/barricade incidents.
HostageNegotiation.com information sharing, networking, and communications resources are facilitated through the site’s secure “Member’s Area” which is made exclusively available to IAHN members.
These “Member’s Area” resources include, but are NOT limited to:
- Media Center
- Question & Answer Board
- Chat Room & Messaging Center
- Photo/Video Gallery
To join the IAHN and gain access the invaluable “Member’s Area” resources, CLICK HERE
Stay safe, and thanks for supporting the IAHN and HostageNegotiation.com!
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This is the second set of responses from Frank A. Bolz Jr., one of the founders of the New York Police Department’s hostage-negotiating unit, who is taking reader questions. Read the first set of responses, an introductory post about Mr. Bolz and post your own questions for him. ...
This is the first set of responses from Frank A. Bolz Jr., one of the founders of the New York Police Department’s hostage-negotiating unit, who is taking reader questions. Read the second set of responses, an introductory post about Mr. Bolz and post your own questions for him. ...
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