Crisis intervention teams.

Authors: Senator Mark Stoops, Senator Michael Crider, Senator James Merritt

Co-authors: Senator R Michael Young, Senator Carlin Yoder, Senator Lonnie Randolph, Senator James Arnold, Senator Patricia Miller, Senator Ron Alting

Sponsors: Representative Harold Slager

Co-Sponsors: Representative Linda Lawson, Representative Dan Forestal, Representative Dennis Zent, Representative Martin Carbaugh

Digest

Requires the law enforcement training academy to include an overview of crisis intervention team (CIT) training model in initial training. Establishes the Indiana technical assistance center for crisis intervention teams to: (1) identify grants and other funds that may be used to fund CIT programs; (2) create and support a statewide CIT advisory committee; and (3) provide training, information, and technical assistance.