Why Albuquerque’s latest experiment in policing doesn’t involve officers

Minneapolis StarTribune

from the Christian Science Monitor FEBRUARY 11, 2022

Minneapolis has also launched civilian crisis response corps to handle certain mental health emergencies without police.

Lt. Jerrad Luciani, of the Albuquerque Fire and Rescue Department trains behavioral specialists with the first Albuquerque community safety team on how to respond to dispatch calls.