Central - Create a dedicated police Homeless Reaction Team comprised of seven officers and one sergeant in FY19 that are properly trained in dealing with all homeless related issues.
3: Operational Improvements
Responsible Party - Lead
Division / Unit / Section
Central Division (G)
The HOPE (Homeless Outreach Programs and Enforcement) unit has been created and is operational. The attached/symbiotic CIT unit has also been created. These units have recently expanded their hours of coverage to respond to the often overlapping issues of mental health and homelessness.