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Thresholds Statement on Department of Justice Investigation of the Chicago Police Department

Chicago, IL – Recently, United States Attorney General Loretta Lynch announced the findings of a 13-month Department of Justice civil rights investigation of the Chicago Police Department (CPD). The investigation concluded that CPD’s training for use of force and its…
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City of Chicago Announces Reforms to Address Crisis Interventions and Mental Health

Thresholds CEO Mark Ishaug serves on Citywide Mental Health Response Steering Committee The City of Chicago announced a number of reforms today to address crisis intervention and policing, as well as other mental health and behavioral health concerns. Among the…
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Thresholds and NAMI-Chicago Call for Fully Funded Crisis Intervention Training for More Chicago Police Officers

Chicago, IL – The video released by the City depicting the treatment of Philip Coleman by the Chicago Police Department (CPD) is shameful. Mr. Coleman was in the midst of a psychiatric crisis. This incident puts a spotlight on the…
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