Lubbock County Sheriff's Department places emphasis on mental health training
Lubbock County Sheriff's Department is undergoing a special Crisis Intervention Training that helps officers deescalate tense situations and focuses on dealing with inmates who have mental health. The department said they have 1,300 inmates and that 45% of those inmates are under some form of psychiatric medication.
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