The mission of the St. Louis Area Crisis Intervention Team is to deliver positive law enforcement crisis intervention service to people with mental illness in the St. Louis area. We do this by:
- Providing cooperative community partnerships of law enforcement, mental health service providers, consumers, families, and advocates.
- Coordinating and enhancing services to people with mental illness and/or substance abuse problems through law enforcement based Crisis Intervention Teams.
- Providing leadership to facilitate CIT programs and playing an integral role in the design of training for the CIT officers
- Supporting success and continuing improvement of CIT.