Letters

Letter: The mentally-ill need help, not incarceration

Re: “Serial criminals a drain on police resources,” Jan. 31, 2014.

The chief has certainly hit the nail on the head.

In addition to the millions we spend on incarcerating these people we hurt so many of their families who know that their family member desperately needs help and wishes someone would step in and do the right thing.

May Cordeiro
Delta

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