Walnut Creek Police Department Policies & Procedures
2018 CIT Training Outline - 5/14/18 - 5/17/18
WCPD In-Service CIT Training - 5/14/19 - 5/17/19
Subcommittee & General Reference*
Crisis Intervention & De-Escalation
Reforming Crisis Services in NYC: A Community Feedback Forum. https://www.communityaccess.org/reforming-crisis-services-in-nyc. 1/18/19 live-stream presentation with recommendations, includes CAHOOTS presenter.
Treatment Advocacy Center. 2019. Road Runners: The Role and Impact of Law Enforcement in Transporting Individuals with Severe Mental Illness. A National Survey providing a glimpse into the fiscal and societal implications of law enforcement transporting those with severe mental illness.
Eberhardt, Phd, Jennifer L. 2019. Biased: Uncovering the Hidden Bias that Shapes What We Think, Hear, and Do.
Greater Good Magazine, The Greater Good Science Center at the University of California, Berkeley. 2015. Can We Reduce Bias in Criminal Justice? In a series of articles, a range of leading experts—psychologists, law enforcement officials, and others answer: If you could take concrete steps to mitigate the effects of implicit bias on the criminal justice system—whether in arrests, convictions, sentencing, or police shootings—what would those be?
Hepburn, Stephanie. Huff Post. 12/19/16. Implicit Bias and Mental Health
State of California, Department of Justice, Office of the Attorney General, 2020. Racial & Identity Profiling Advisory Board Annual Report 2020 - Includes recommendations for model bias-free policing policies and best practices and summary of AB392.
The Chronicle of Higher Education. 1/5/17. Can We Really Measure Implicit Basis? Maybe Not
University of California, San Francisco. Strategies to Address Unconscious Bias
Insel, Thomas. 10/11/19. NPR. Ted Talk. Why Are We Afraid To Discuss Mental Illness, If Many Struggle With It?
Campaign Zero. Integrating recommendations from communities, research organizations and the President's Task Force on 21st Century Policing, Campaign Zero seeks to protect and preserve life by limiting use of force, independent investigations, and training (among other initiatives).
One Mind Campaign. An initiative by the International Association of Chiefs of Police to unite local communities, public safety organizations, and mental health organizations so that the three become "of one mind."
*Points of view or opinions in these references are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the position or opinions of FOSATH members.