San Diego Newsmakers: Homeless Outreach Team

Posted at 5:00 AM, Jan 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-04 17:28:55-05

SAN DIEGO - Sunday mornings on 10News -- join us as we sit down with the newsmakers in San Diego to talk about the issues that matter to you.

This week, we spoke with Lt. Debbie Farrar of the San Diego Police Department's Homeless Outreach Team.

She talks with 10News reporter Melissa Mecija about the mission of HOT. The team is made up of five police officers, County Health and Human Services specialists, as well as psychiatric clinicians from the Psychiatric Emergency Response Team.