Community-Oriented Police Officer Building Relationships and Trust

Cortland City Police Officer Jesse Abbott spoke at the April Food for Thought session sharing information about his new role as a community-oriented police officer for the Cortland City Police Department. A 17 year veteran of the police force, Abbott’s … Continued

Walkers Raises Awareness about Mental Health Issues

Over 100 people participated in the Cortland Mental Health Awareness Walk to help raise awareness about mental health issues. Wearing their newly designed green t-shirts, the line of people made its way through the City of Cortland, including a loop … Continued

Emotionally Disturbed Persons Response Team Trained to Help Those in Crisis

The Emotionally Disturbed Persons Response Team (EDPRT) consists of a group of law enforcement officers who have been specially trained, on a voluntary basis, to interact with emotionally disturbed individuals in a variety of situations in our community. These situations … Continued