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Video: Policing in California

By Stephanie Barton

Nov 10, 2021 ... ... eight police departments, and six sheriff's departments to ... As an alternative for mental health emergencies, the California ...


Police Use of Force and Misconduct in California

By Deepak Premkumar, Alexandria Gumbs, Shannon McConville, Renee Hsia

To support these efforts, in 2015 the California Department of Justice (DOJ) ... In addition, behavioral health conditions like mental illness and/or ...


Racial Disparities in Law Enforcement Stops

By Magnus Lofstrom, Joseph Hayes, Brandon Martin, Deepak Premkumar

This includes California Highway Patrol (CHP), eight police departments (Los ... If an individual is acting erratic, possibly due to behavioral health ...

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How Telehealth Can Bring Equity to Health Care

By Paulette Cha

May 12, 2021 ... The consequences include poor mental health and surging drug overdoses. ... The Department of Health Care Services, which runs Medi-Cal, ...

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How Much Do California Cities Spend on Policing?

By Brandon Martin, Alexandria Gumbs

Oct 2, 2020 ... Calls for reallocating funding from police departments often focus on services for those with substance use disorder or mental health ...

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Video: Emergency Department Use in California

By Mary Severance

Apr 22, 2019 ... Some frequent ED users may not know about other ways to get medical care, while others may have behavioral or mental health issues that ...

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Emergency Departments and the Affordable Care Act

By Shannon McConville

Jun 27, 2018 ... Both before and after the ACA, the largest predictors of frequent emergency department use were having a diagnosed mental health condition or ...