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Grossman Addresses Mental Health Issues Within County Prison

The county executive addresses the increase in the number of people with mental health issues housed at the Erie County Prison.
October 28, 2013 - Erie County executive Barry Grossman along with Sister Mary Kennedy of the Sisters of Saint Joseph took part in a panel discussion called "Dishonorable Law and Order" on Monday evening at the Jefferson Educational Society.

Sister Kennedy spoke about human trafficking, and Grossman addressed the increase of people with mental health issues at the Erie County Prison.

Grossman said 44% of the population at the prison have serious mental health issues, and that something must be done to lower this statistic.
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