Pinellas County, Florida

Reducing Criminal Justice Contacts of Chronic Law Enforcement and Mental Health Consumers through Case Management and Intervention

Pinellas County Sheriff and Mental Health partner

Site Overview

Agency

Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office

Research Partner

Scott Young, Ph.D., and Beom Lee, Ph.D., University of South Florida

Primary Focus

Mental Health Disorder

SPI Strategy

Crisis intervention teams, Multi-agency collaboration

Funded Year

2015

Site Profile

Large rural county area of 273.80 sq. miles with a population of 949,827