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Innovation, Research

A new study shows benefits to dispatching mental health specialists in nonviolent 911 emergencies

June 8, 2022

Via: ScienceDaily

As U.S. cities rethink the role of law enforcement in nonviolent 911 emergencies, new Stanford research uncovers the strongest evidence yet that dispatching mental health professionals instead of police officers in some instances can have significant benefits. The study of […]