Culture of silence

Stereotypes and stigmas associated with mental illness in the law enforcement community have historically created a culture that too often ignores the stress and mental anguish officer’s face.

Wednesday at 10, the KVUE Defenders speak with a retired Travis County Sheriff’s Detective who dedicated years on the force  fighting these stereotypes to help his fellow officers, and how local law enforcement is addressing mental health concerns.

(© 2016 KVUE)


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