“Students are to list the various databases and other sources utilized in their search for information on their topic. Students are to include their thesis statement in the first line of their post. Then, share with their classmates at least 2 helpful hints they feel will aid them in their search for information. Also, students are to be sure to post any difficulties they have found in searching for information. Each student’s answer to the question should be a minimum of 250 words. A minimum of two references needs to be used in the development of your answer. 

Topic: De-escalation Tactics

Thesis statement: Police officers are quicker to use deadly force than de-escalating dangerous situations involving African American citizens compared to other races.