NJ Spotlight News

New police training on aiding families with opioid addiction

Clip: 06/15/2022 | 3m 6s | Video has closed captioning.

New Jersey has launched a Child Trauma Response Initiative, a $2 million pilot program to train police officers responding to opioid-related incidents. They will be trained to identify children and families who have experienced trauma because of a family member’s opioid addiction. The officers will connect the children and families to services.

Aired: 06/15/22

Rating: NR

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