Experts say Missoula’s efforts to divert prison, behavioral health move the dial

Martin Kidston (current Missoula) Efforts to reduce overcrowding at the Missoula County Detention Center and divert offenders to other resources have shown progress in recent years, saving taxpayers money while helping low-level offenders, the county said. The Prison Transformation Master Plan was written and approved in 2016 and included nearly 40 recommendations across a number … Read more