Day: January 15, 2017

Houston police chief urges better mental health care for officers | The Texas Tribune

Houston Police Department Chief Art Acevedo said Saturday that the Legislature should increase funding for mental health for police officers, adding this is likely to be a tough issue to tackle ahead of a tight-fisted legislative session. “It’s something that I’m starting the conversation for,” Acevedo said. “Doing this is not about being punitive. It’s […]