Police-Mental Health Collaboration (PMHC) Toolkit
The Bureau of Justice Assistance (BJA) helps America’s state, local, and tribal jurisdictions reduce and prevent crime, lower recidivism, and promote a fair and safe criminal justice system. BJA provides a wide range of resources through programs and services, including training and technical assistance, to address chronic and emerging criminal justice challenges nationwide. Following are a sampling of BJA resources that are related to mental...
This is a national call to action for counties to establish and reach measurable goals that demonstrate reduced prevalence of mental illness in jails.
This newly developed webpage shares with prosecutors the importance of behavioral health diversion programs and discusses some of the best practices to consider when developing them.