Catherine Costigan: Police work benefits the vulnerable

The Times Colonist spoke to Catherine Costigan following yesterday's release of a report co-authored with Erica Woodin which focused on integrating police officers into Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) teams. ACT teams are made up of outreach workers, social workers, psychiatric nurses, psychiatrists and addiction specialists that serve clients living with complex mental health and substance use issues.  TC  UVic News