U.S. flag

An official website of the United States government, Department of Justice.

Dot gov

Official websites use .gov
A .gov website belongs to an official government organization in the United States.


Secure .gov websites use HTTPS
A lock ( ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .gov website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Learning About Police-Mental Health Collaboration Programs

Mike Sauschuck, Chief, Portland (Maine) Police Department

This video provides an overview of police-mental health collaboration (PMHC) programs, focusing on the 10 essential elements of any PMHC, the various response strategies available to agencies, and the value that PMHC programs provide for law enforcement agencies, communities, and people with mental illnesses.

Date Created: April 24, 2020