What tips would you follow to react normally in a hostage situation?
Being polite and calm are the essential skills which are required — other abilities which one should have been a police officer while witnessing a hostage situation.
- Cooperation with the other captors by not drawing attention to yourself.
- Obey the captors and
- Avoiding being loud-mouthed and first analyzing the situation.
- Memorizing the physical traits of the people present there on the crime scene.
- Check for the body language of the witnesses.