ERNIE & JOE follows two US police officers as they divert people away from jail and into mental health treatment, one 911 call at a time.
On 14 Dec. join the Global Law Enforcement and Public Health Association for a screening of this Emmy award-winning HBO documentary, panel discussion and audience Q&A.
Registrants will also receive a link to watch the full film prior to the event.
The film is an intimate portrait of two officers with the San Antonio Texas Police Department who are helping change the way police respond to mental health calls. The film takes audiences on a personal journey, weaving together their experiences during their daily encounters with people in crisis. These two officers are not your everyday cops. They are part of the San Antonio Police Department’s Mental Health Unit.