April 17, 2024


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Taunton police raise awareness of mental health issues

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Taunton Community Crisis Intervention Team members in 2016, from left, Taunton Police Sgt. Richard Correira, City Councilor Estele Borges and Taunton Police Officer Steve Turner discuss the role their group plays in helping people struggling with mental health issues.

Taunton Group Crisis Intervention Workforce members in 2016, from left, Taunton Police Sgt. Richard Correira, Metropolis Councilor Estele Borges and Taunton Police Officer Steve Turner talk about the part their team plays in supporting men and women struggling with mental health troubles.

Psychological wellness has been finding more consideration and help than at any time prior to. In regulation enforcement psychological well being initiatives, both of those inside and exterior, are paramount to protecting and serving. Taunton police say they have been having to pay considerably closer focus to mental health concerns when going on calls. Hear some of the stories they’ve witnessed, and see how their job has changed, ideal below.

In the final 40 many years there have been at minimum 12 situations exactly where bodies and skeletal remains have been discovered in Bristol County communities that have never ever been discovered — which includes two cases that have been ruled to be homicides. The grisly discoveries included the naked bodies of two infants, and 4 human skulls. The Bristol County District Attorney’s Office environment Cold Circumstance Device will provide to bear the latest in forensic technology to determine each of the deceased, in accordance to a release issued by District Lawyer Thomas M. Quinn III. See how they’ll execute that below.

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This short article originally appeared on The Taunton Daily Gazette: Taunton police elevate recognition of mental overall health concerns