To seriously tackle the problem of mass shootings, we must get serious about tackling the problem of severe mental illness.
States can keep the public, patients, and police safer while saving money for taxpayers.
Police have become the real experts on serious mental illness.
If people with untreated serious mental illness aren't more prone to violence, then experts should explain why they lock psych units and put them under heavy security.
Smarter mental-health policies could have prevented the tragic murder of NYPD officer Miosotis Familia.