This resource from the Bureau of Justice Assistance highlights many behavioral health programs. It includes programs such as Connect and Protect, a Law Enforcement Behavioral program that supports officers and behavioral health cross-system collaboration. It works to improve public safety and health responses to and outcomes for individuals with mental health disorders (MHDs) or co-occurring mental health and substance use disorders (MHSUDs) who encounter the justice system. Read more below.
(Courtesy of bja.ojp.gov)