The funny thing about loosening the leash is that sometimes it was tight for a reason.
That's what Andy realized almost too late on Rookie Blue Season 5 Episode 4
Andy described training Duncan as one step forward, five steps back - but this was far worse. I'd wondered from the beginning if Duncan was cut out for this job, yet I never expected him to fail so spectacularly or try to cover it up once he did.
He didn't just freeze, he shut off his radio so that he could no longer hear Andy's calls for help.