“Law enforcement must embrace the mindset that substance disorder is a disease. Treatment is the preferred response to arrest. This is the only path to successfully conquer the current epidemic.”
Lieutenant Det. Patrick Glynn, Quincy Police Department
North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition (NCHRC) is North Carolina’s only comprehensive harm reduction program. NCHRC engages in grassroots advocacy, resource development, coalition building and direct services for law enforcement and those made vulnerable by drug use, sex work, overdose, immigration status, gender, STIs, HIV and hepatitis.
- Naloxone Distribution: Saving Lives and Restoring Trust in the Police | The Fix http://t.co/fDBnJyufln 08/31/2014