A candlelight vigil has honored the memory of an Ohio man shot by police by a homeless shelter and drawn attention to the need for mental illness treatment. About 150 … Click to Continue »
Police say a 25-year-old man apparently killed a 22-year-old Ohio State University student at a Columbus apartment before fatally shooting himself. Police identified the man as Kyle Lafferty and the … Click to Continue »
Justice Department lawyers investigating police agencies for claims of racial discrimination and excessive force are increasingly turning up a different problem: officers' interactions with the mentally ill. … Click to Continue »
Mentally ill patients often left Georgia's state psychiatric hospitals with just a bus token and directions to a homeless shelter. For people with disabilities, these same institutions became places of … Click to Continue »
Authorities say an Ohio man shot by police at a homeless shelter remains hospitalized in critical condition. The (Canton) Repository reports (http://bit.ly/2siPSZx ) that Canton police on Wednesday identified the … Click to Continue...