How Counties Are Keeping People with Mental Illnesses Out of Jails and Improving Public Safety
The Stepping Up initiative works to address the overincarceration of people with mental illnesses and substance use disorders. This overview covers the purpose of the initiative, highlights to date, and what Stepping Up can offer to counties across the country.
How three counties have committed to improving their systems’ responses to “priority populations,” people who frequently and repeatedly…Read More
How three counties have committed to improving their systems’ responses to “priority populations,” people who frequently and repeatedly encounter law enforcement, jails, and emergency departments.Read More
State and local justice systems faced unprecedented challenges in 2020. We look back at our year of creating successes in the midst of hardship and building consensus despite conflict.Read More
This virtual Community of Practice focuses on positioning counties for success in Set, Measure, Achieve, the Stepping Up initiative’s latest call to action.Read More