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2023

Arkansas

In the state of Arkansas between 2013 and 2019, 103 people were killed by the police. 

Pulaski, Perry, Saline, Lonoke, Jefferson, & Grant Counties

Pulaski County Regional Crisis Stabilization Unit

https://psychiatry.uams.edu/clinical-care/crisis-stabilization-unit/

 

The Pulaski County Regional Crisis Stabilization Unit is a partnership with Pulaski County and the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. A therapeutic psychiatric service provided for persons in acute behavioral health crisis, the PCRSCSU is staffed by Psychiatric Research Institute employees and includes a multi-disciplinary team of nurses, social workers, prescribers, and psychiatric technicians. The mission of the unit is to provide a much needed alternative to inpatient psychiatric hospitalization or emergency room visits for persons in crisis or who encounter law enforcement due to their psychiatric condition.

We're Still Looking for More Resources in this State. 
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Instead Of Police is a crowdsourced, nationwide database of community resources & mobile response teams to be utilized as alternatives to calling police. If you know of such a resource in your area, if you'd like to collaborate with organizing, research, or outreach, or if you have feedback, questions, concerns, or suggestions about the site, (BIPOC organizers especially) email insteadofpolice@protonmail.com.

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