Mental Health Emergencies, Law Enforcement and Deflection Pathways

Law enforcement and other first responders are turning to deflection pathways to mitigate these reported challenges. Deflection pathways help connect individuals who have substance use or mental health issues to community-based treatment and services as an alternative to making an arrest or taking no action. These collaborations provide law enforcement officers greater awareness of community-based treatment options and resources and access to alternatives to jail.

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