The Palm Beach County sheriff is getting $1 million to launch a “prevention intervention” program that will operate a 24-hour hotline to identify the mentally imbalanced people among us who may be a danger to themselves or the community.
That doesn’t sound like it’s going to be enough money. Like Roy Scheider said in the movie “Jaws,” “We’re gonna need a bigger boat.”
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