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'Fine NHS trusts who keep officers attending mental health calls' says PCC

Officers are still waiting hours at a time for ambulances to pick up mental health patients despite new rules APCC mental health lead says.

Kent Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Scott

Kent Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Scott

Date - 12th February 2018
By - JJ Hutber- Police Oracle
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The APCC lead for mental health is calling for the NHS to be fined if a trust experiences regular delays picking up mental health patients. Kent Police and Crime Commissioner Matthew Scott told Police Oracle he wants a change in law to allow the...
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