Sheriff Dart: a more humane, less expensive way to care for the mentally ill

Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart joins Rick Pearson on the Sunday Spin. He discusses the fact that he feels he runs the largest mental health facility in Illinois…and is not equipped to do so. Illinois budgeting has competing priorities, and the mentally ill prisoners have gotten the short end of the stick. He discusses his ideas on rectification and more:

 

 

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