Changing Directions: Criminal Justice Reform in Harris County
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Changing Directions: Criminal Justice Reform in Harris County

During the 85th Legislative Session, several bills were passed that expanded mental health treatment and jail diversion capacity for individuals with mental health needs. This presentation will provide an overview of the impact of this legislation on the criminal justice and behavioral health systems in Harris County, specifically the continued efforts of the Mental Health Jail Diversion Program.

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