“Don’t Lock ’Em Up. Give ’Em a Chance to Quit Drugs.”
Read an article in the New York Times about replicating the Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) program in Seattle. LEAD is an evidence-based, harm reduction-oriented program designed to reduce low-level arrests and recidivism and promote better health outcomes. NYSHealth grantee Katal Center for Health, Equity, and Justice is quoted in the article.