Provide first responders with a basic understanding of mental illness and the impact on families and the community they serve. Communication tools and strategies to de-escalate calls for service as well as the importance of restraining those with mental illness is also taught in order to effectively reduce use of force and increase public safety.
Who Should Attend: Lieutenants, Sergeants, Field, Desk, and Jail personnel (Sworn and professional staff)
Monday, June 9, 2014
San Dimas Sheriff’s Station – Community Room
270 S. Walnut Avenue, San Dimas (Please park on Pony Express)
Session #1 -8:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.