NJ Spotlight News

Questioning NJ police interventions, offering alternatives

Clip: 10/14/2021 | 3m 29s | Video has closed captioning.

A new report looks at how police in New Jersey respond to issues like substance abuse and mental health crises. It calls into question whether police interventions keep citizens safer or put some at greater risk, and it envisions alternatives to traditional policing and how some models are working here in New Jersey. The new report is from New Jersey Policy Perspective.

Aired: 10/14/21

Rating: NR

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