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January 4, 2021

Jail Diversion program aims to assist police as well as communities

HUDSON/MARLBOROUGH — During a police officer’s shift, he or she may be called to answer a vast array of calls ranging from alleged theft, assault, accidents, or medical crises such as overdoses. Many times, it may also be a call involving domestic abuse or someone experiencing an emotional or mental health crisis.

October 13, 2020

Advocates Co-Response Jail Diversion Team receives Innovator of the Year Award

In recognition of their innovative work and commitment to the communities they serve, Advocates Co-Response Jail Diversion Team will b

October 5, 2020

Police Chief Takes Pride in Town's Jail Diversion Program

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September 11, 2020

Syracuse Police Chief believes co-response to mental health calls can save lives

When you call 9-1-1 for a fire, a fire truck arrives. For an accident, an ambulance is sent.