NJ Spotlight News

Pilot program pair mental health experts on 911 calls

Clip: 12/02/2021 | 3m 17s | Video has closed captioning.

A new law enforcement pilot program seeks to reverse that trend. By pairing mental health professionals with state troopers to respond to 911 calls for behavioral health crises. The pilot – called ARRIVE Together – is launching Dec. 2 in Cumberland County in partnership with state police and the office of the attorney general and it could become a statewide model if it’s successful.

Aired: 12/02/21

Rating: NR

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