Check out these Best Practices for Law Enforcement Collaboration with Crisis Stabilization Units

This past November, the Council of State Governments Justice Center in collaboration with the National Police Foundation published “Creating Buy-In: Best Practices for Collaborating with Referral Sources for Crisis Stabilization Units.” Crisis stabilization units (CSU) provide law enforcement officers and mobile crisis teams a safe space to bring individuals during a behavioral health crisis. Buy-in from referral sources, particularly law enforcement agencies, is crucial to ensuring that people are suitably connected to the appropriate CSU. This brief offers three best practices for most effective collaboration with referral sources by understanding the landscape, fostering effective partnerships, and being flexible to ensure success.

View the brief to learn more.