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Thursday, October 13, 2016
Smart Police Initiative Webinar Focuses on Addressing Mental Health Concerns
On Nov. 2, from 2:00-3:30
p.m. eastern time, the Bureau of Justice Assistance SPI will present a webinar
on "Community Responses to People in Crisis." This webinar will focus
on the role of policing in assisting communities in addressing mental health
concerns and describe a range of response strategies for agencies to consider.
The webinar will feature three case studies of law enforcement response models
to mental health, from the Pinellas County (Fla.) Sheriff's Office, Los Angeles
Police Department and Salt Lake City Police Department. For more nformation and
to register go to http://myemail.constantcontact.com/SPI-Webinar--Community-Responses-to-People-in-Crisis.html?soid=1124134794040&aid=rNoREW5GQSg