How Mental-Health Training for Police Can Save Lives—and Taxpayer Dollars

Rarely do we find a policy option that both saves lives and saves money. But that option is here for addressing police encounters with people with mental illnesses. It is called crisis intervention team training, or CIT, and it works—there’s data, and results, to prove it.

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How Mental-Health Training for Police Can Save Lives—and Taxpayer Dollars

Rarely do we find a policy option that both saves lives and saves money. But that option is here for addressing police encounters with people with mental illnesses. It is called crisis intervention team training, or CIT, and it works—there’s data, and results, to prove it.

Read the full article here.

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