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NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has trained more than 5,000 police officers on how to handle mental health crisis calls but doesn't have a way to dispatch those officers when the calls come in, according to a report published Thursday. Officers in the nation's...
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has trained more than 5,000 police officers on how to handle mental health crisis calls but doesn't have a way to dispatch those officers when the calls come in, according to a report published Thursday. Officers in the nation's...
BOSTON (AP) — Public health researchers and gun safety advocates are conceding Republican Donald Trump's election as president has changed the national conversation on firearms. They're urging gun owners and manufacturers to be included in the effort to reduce deaths and...
NEW YORK (AP) — A report says the New York Police Department has trained more than 5,000 police officers on how to handle mental health crisis calls but doesn't have a way to dispatch those officers when the calls come in. Police handle about 400 mental crisis calls a day and...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota would use state money to offset the health premium hikes for more than 100,000 residents under a measure legislators were considering Thursday, a novel approach as states across the country grapple with the rising costs and uncertain future of...
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department violated the Americans with Disabilities Act by denying an HIV-positive man a position as an emergency dispatcher, federal prosecutors said. Raymond Parker applied for a position as a police department technician in 2013 and was...
NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Police Department has been accused by federal prosecutors of violating the Americans with Disabilities Act by denying an HIV-positive man a position as a dispatcher. A lawsuit was filed Tuesday by the U.S. attorney's office on behalf of Raymond...
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota lawmakers are working to offset massive health insurance premium increases for more than 100,000 residents who buy their own coverage. It's a novel step as other states grapple with rising health insurance costs and uncertainty of how the Donald...
MOORESTOWN, N.J. (AP) — A company that runs a New Jersey preschool is defending itself against a federal complaint that it violated the Americans with Disabilities Act when it expelled a child with Down syndrome because she wasn't potty-trained. The lawsuit, made public...