Criminal Justice Programs

This page is designed for providers to locate information and documents pertaining to individuals involved in the criminal justice system.

Programs and Policy

Initiatives

Vivitrol Pre-release Projects

  • There are two projects evaluating the effectiveness of providing Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT), specifically Vivitrol, to offenders prior to their release from incarceration.

Community Mental Health Liaison (CMHL)

Crisis Intervention Team (CIT)

  • CIT training is a training for law enforcement officers on how to approach and assist individuals who are experiencing a mental health crisis. One of the goals of the training is to prevent unnecessary incarceration of people with serious mental illness. You can find more information at https://www.missouricit.org/.

DOC/DMH Oversight Team

An interagency DOC/DMH Oversight Team was formed in 2011 and meets monthly.

Resources