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988 as an Opportunity for Law Enforcement to Better Support Crisis Response

In this video, Patrol Lt. Maureen Evans sheds light on the ways that 988 provides more options to people in crisis and how it helps law enforcement support people when their presence is still needed. She also shares valuable advice for law enforcement staff who are newly learning about 988 and its benefits. Watch now to learn how law enforcement can use 988 to enhance their crisis response efforts.

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