NJ Spotlight News

Prosecutor calls for statewide mental health courts

Clip: 09/15/2022 | 4m 55s | Video has closed captioning.

For years now, New Jersey’s system of drug recovery courts has kept people facing minor drug charges out of jail, instead placing them on a path towards addiction rehabilitation and recovery. Atlantic County Prosecutor William Reynolds wants to see a similar system created to help those struggling with serious mental health problems.

Aired: 09/15/22

Rating: NR

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