Edmonton cops team up with nurses to police inner city

A unique collaboration between mental health professionals and city police is already making a difference in Edmonton’s inner city.

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A unique collaboration between mental health professionals and city police is already making a difference in Edmonton’s inner city.

The initiative pairs police offices with a social worker and a nurse, providing advice and support where they live, on the streets.

APTN National News reporter Noemi LoPinto has this story.

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