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Access to firearms among dilemmas of managing police mental health

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December 3 2023 - 5:30am

Discretionary paid leave for police under mental health stress and tough restrictions on officer access to firearms during these leave periods have been recommended in the wake of three suicide deaths of federal officers over seven months from October 2018.

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Peter Brewer

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