When Warriors Put on the Badge

March 30, 2017

Even as departments around the country have attempted a cultural transformation from “warriors” to “guardians,” one in five police officers is literally a warrior, returned from Afghanistan, Iraq or other assignments. Attracting non-white recruits is hard enough without the veterans’… Read more

My Damn Mind (This American Life)

March 14, 2017

The brain! It’s powerful! Two stories of the brain working for and against its owners. A staffer at St Joseph Medical Center in Houston finds a patient shot on the floor of his room. He is unarmed, and has been… Read more

Colorado Summit Resource Compendium

September 7, 2016

On August 31st and September 1st, 2016, Equitas Foundation convened hundreds of stakeholders from across the state of Colorado to take on the entanglement of behavioral health and criminal justice and come up with real solutions. As part of that… Read more