Autistic teenager in Utah shot by police after mother calls for help

09/09/2020
A 13-year-old boy in Glendale, Utah, was shot several times by…

Solitary confinement isn’t effective. That’s why New Jersey lawmakers are trying to restrict it.

11/07/2019
New Jersey lawmakers have passed a bill that is among the most…

Colorado’s criminal justice system has a mental health crisis. Will the state change its approach?

10/07/2019
Officials agree that growing numbers of people with mental health…

Dropped Murder Charges Prompt Lawmakers to Assess Mental Health System's Role in Public Safety

10/07/2019
A prosecutor's decision last month to drop three high-profile…

Florida Attorney General addresses mental health concerns in the criminal justice system

10/07/2019
Rising mental health concerns post-Hurricane Michael led Florida…

From hospital to homeless: Victoria’s mental health system fails the most vulnerable

10/07/2019
People experiencing homelessness and poor mental health are among…

Delhi High Court to examine if disability laws apply on people suffering from mental illness

10/07/2019
The Delhi High Court has agreed to examine a legal question as…

Arlington County Considering Jail Diversion Program for Mentally Ill

09/07/2019
Arlington County is considering a new program to divert people…

Why A Father Fears His Son’s Mental Illness Could Lead to Deportation

08/07/2019
When José moved his family to the U.S. from Mexico nearly two…

Why the UK needs a separate justice system for people with mental illness

05/07/2019
Severe mental illness is on the rise in the UK, and an increasing…