jail http://wrkf.org en Mentally Ill Are Often Locked Up In Jails That Can't Help http://wrkf.org/post/mentally-ill-are-often-locked-jails-cant-help Cook County, Ill., Sheriff Tom Dart walks the halls of his jail every day. With 10,000 inmates, this place is a small city — except a third of the people here are mentally ill.<p>Dart has created some of the most innovative programs in the country to handle mentally ill inmates, hiring doctors and psychologists, and training staff. Mon, 20 Jan 2014 21:50:00 +0000 Laura Sullivan 21496 at http://wrkf.org Mentally Ill Are Often Locked Up In Jails That Can't Help