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Giving vulnerable residents help before mental health issues land them in jail | PBS NewsHour

Each year, an estimated 2 million people suffering from mental illness are booked into county jails. In Kansas City, Missouri, like other places around the country, officials are looking for a better way to get those people the help they need to get back on their feet. John Yang reports in partnership with the Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting.
— Read on www.pbs.org/newshour/show/giving-vulnerable-residents-help-before-mental-health-issues-land-them-in-jail


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