Day: September 16, 2016

Program for small-time offenders with mental health issues sees success

Judge Rainey Webb (Photo: WFAA) FORT WORTH — More than a quarter of individuals arrested for misdemeanors last year in Fort Worth had mental health issues, but a new program in Tarrant County is trying to change that. The program, called the Enhanced Mental Health Docket, identifies repeat misdemeanor offenders who are diagnosed with mental […]