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Robust action plan demand to deal with mental health 'silent crisis'

Normal police services 'badly disrupted' over time taken to help, PFNI warns.

Mark Lindsay: We simply do not have the numbers to do all that is required

Mark Lindsay: We simply do not have the numbers to do all that is required

Date - 15th May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Officers fear routine policing is being “badly disrupted” because of the time devoted to helping people with mental health issues. Over-burdened and understaffed rank-and-file are being expected to "plug gaps" in the health...
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