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Two-thirds of police suspects arrested 'have mental health issues'

Province's justice system used as a service of last resort, report reveals.

Kieran Donnelly: More effective co-ordination is required between justice agencies and other key services

Kieran Donnelly: More effective co-ordination is required between justice agencies and other key services

Date - 14th May 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Police incidents caused by mental health crises have doubled as Northern Ireland’s justice system is increasingly being used as a service of last resort for those affected, a damning report reveals. Nearly two-thirds of 22,000 suspects...
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