Emergency Mental Health Care (Repeat)

Aug 19, 2021

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Today we talk about what happens when law enforcement are called because someone shows signs of dangerous psychiatric issues.

How do police typically handle these situations, and are there proper protocols in place? And what are hospitals doing to make sure people are getting the help they need?

Produced by Drew Daudelin.


Dr. Diane Reis
Psychiatrist, IU Health

Sgt. Lance Dardeen
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department