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Attorney General's Summit on Emergency Detention is Oct. 31

Monday, October 14, 2019  
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Registration for the Attorney General’s Summit on Emergency Detention is now open. Register here.

The summit will be held Thursday, October 31, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Union South on the UW-Madison campus.

Convened at this policy summit will be law enforcement, health care professionals, legislators, counties, county health services, county corporation counsel, mental health advocates, and others. Attendees will see new information collected by the Wisconsin Department of Justice Bureau of Justice Information and Analysis on law enforcement’s experience with emergency detention and presentations from other perspectives. The morning will end with small group policy discussions with all attendees, in an attempt to identify areas of agreement for the reform of Wisconsin’s emergency detention laws.