Mental Health Initiatives
The Bureau of Justice Assistance has released Improving Responses to People with Mental Illnesses: Tailoring Law Enforcement Initiatives to Individual Jurisdictions. This publication explores the program-design process for a variety of specialized policing response (SPR) models, including crisis intervention teams, law enforcement-mental health co-response teams, and case management approaches. The document (NCJ 229713) is available at the National Criminal Justice Reference Service’s website, http://www.ncjrs.gov.
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