Cops In Conn. Train In Mental Health 101 Class

WNPR’s Jeff Cohen, working in partnership with Kaiser Health News and NPR, reports: “How do you tell the difference between someone who needs to be taken to jail and someone who needs to be taken to the hospital? That’s a big concern in Connecticut, where the intersection of law enforcement and mental health has been a huge issue since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shootings in Newtown in 2012” (Cohen, 5/8). Read the story.

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