Monitor Recommends Approval of Crisis Intervention Training Materials

On May 30, the Monitor recommended approval of training programs and materials related to interacting with individuals experiencing behavioral crisis (such as mental illness, behavioral disturbance, drug or alcohol issues, and others).  Specifically, the Monitor recommended approval of a basic, 8-hour training course that all SPD officers will receive.  Likewise, the Monitor recommended approval of a training course for communications dispatchers.  To read more about these crisis intervention training materials, click here.