Lee County hosts Advanced CIT course
Lee County held its second Advanced Crisis Intervention Team training course on June 25, 2018. Fifteen students from the Sanford Police Department, Lee County Sheriff’s Office, Harnett County Sheriff’s Office and Lee County Emergency Medical Services participated in the 8-hour class. The Advanced CIT course is conducted exclusively for students who have graduated from a previous 40-hour CIT class. Advanced CIT in Lee County was cosponsored by Sandhills Center, the Sanford Police Department, NAMI-Lee, Harnett and Cumberland, and Central Carolina Community College. Sgt. Greg Deck of the Sanford Police Department served as host officer. To learn more about CIT in the Sandhills Center region, please click here. Photo credit: Kellie Moran, Sandhills Center Justice Systems Clinical Liaison.