Flashcards in SECTION 7 Deck (58):
Who is the police officer responsible for coordinating all Mental Health Act (MHA) issues within the division, usually the Community Relations Officer
Divisional Mental Health Liaison Officer
means an ‘Application by Physician for Psychiatric Assessment’ signed by a doctor within seven (7) days of examining the person, giving any person authority to take the person named on the application to a psychiatric facility.
Form 1 MHA
How long is a Form 1 valid for?
seven (7) days from and including the day it was signed
means a Justice of the Peace ‘Order for Examination’ directing police officers to take the person in custody to an appropriate psychiatric facility where a physician may order the person detained for examination.
Form 2 MHA
How long is a Form 2 valid for?
seven (7) days from and including the day it was signed
means an ‘Order for Return’ of an elopee issued by a psychiatric facility which authorizes a police officer to return the person without their consent to the psychiatric facility.`
Form 9 MHA
How long is a Form 9 valid for?
a period of one (1) month after the person is absent without leave.
means an ‘Order for Examination’ issued by the physician who issued the person a Community Treatment Order (CTO) and
(a) has reasonable cause to believe the person has failed to comply with the conditions under the CTO
(b) the CTO subject or substitute decision–maker has withdrawn consent to the CTO and the subject fails to permit the physician to review their condition within 72 hours and the physician believes the subject may cause harm or suffer deterioration.
Form 47 MHA
How long is Form 47 valid for?
period of 30 days.
What section of the MHA allows a police officer to take a person into custody to an appropriate place for examination by a physican
s. 17 MHA
What section of the MHA directs a police officer or other person who takes a person in custody to a psychiatric facility shall remain at the facility and retain custody of the person until the facility takes custody of him or her in the prescribed manner.
s. 33 MHA
When responding to a complaint of a suspected EDP and background checks indicate that the person has a history of violence or use of weapons shall notify:
Emergency Task Force
If the MCIT is not available, and the suspected EDP is aged 16 or older and has not been apprehended under the MHA shall contact
the Community Referral Police Access Line for support
In the case of MCIT, 12 / 13/ 31 Divisions are partnered with which hospital?
Humber River Regional Hospital
In the case of MCIT, 41 / 42 / 43 Divisions are partnered with which hospital?
The Scarborough Hospital
In the case of MCIT, 51 / 52 Divisions are partnered with which hospital?
St. Michael's Hospital
In the case of MCIT, 54 / 55 Divisions are partnered with which hospital?
Toronto East General Hospital
Which unit researches and develops community-based programs that help respond to the needs of vulnerable groups, including the emotionally disturbed. It establishes and maintains liaisons with the agencies that support and service many vulnerable groups.
Divisional Policing Support Unit
How many agencies registered with the Service's Police Reference Check Program?
When did the Police Service Board approve of the inclusion of "Focusing on Police Interaction with Individuals Experiencing Mental Illness" in the 2013 Service Priorities and Business Plan?
December 14, 2012
The Service Vehicle Collision Reduction Committee (SVCRC) is a panel consisting of, but not limited to, the Unit Commander and/or Designate from:
Professional Standards – Risk Management Unit (PRS – RMU)
Traffic Services (TSV)
Toronto Police College
When involved in a SVC in the City of Toronto shall notify
immediately notify the communications operator
a supervisor as soon as possible
As an officer in charge, when notified of a Service Vehicle Collision which has occurred outside of the City of Toronto shall notify
the Duty Desk - OIC
In the case of MCIT, 11 and 14 Divisions are partnered with which hospital?
St Joseph's Health Centre
The Service has a legal requirement to forward all SLRD401s to the Ministry of Transportation within __ of the vehicle collision.
ten (10) days
Upon arriving at the psychiatric facility, if detained or expect to be detained at the psychiatric facility for more than one (1) hour shall notify:
a supervisory officer
A police officer may remain at the psychiatric facility if it is in the public interest, requested by hospital staff or charges against the person are being considered, and a decision on whether or not to admit the person has yet to be made and must be approved by:
During 2012, the Schizophrenia Society of Ontario (SSO) conducted presentations to primary response officers on platoon training days. Which divisions where reached?
13, 42, 51, 55 and Traffic Services
means a program managed by PRS which monitors Service vehicle collisions for trend analysis, problem identification, quality assurance and training issues.
Service Vehicle Collision Reduction Program (SVCR Program)
If there is a Service Vehicle Collision resulting in or from a life-threatening personal injury vehicle collision, or
a fatality vehicle collision, or
a Suspect Apprehension Pursuit, or
a vehicle collision where the Special Investigations Unit (SIU) mandate has been or may be invoked.
Who shall attend the scene and assume the responsibility for the investigation?
A supervisory officer and a TSV officer
Who shall conduct the investigation if the collision involves a Marine Unit Vessel?
Marine Unit personnel
if background checks indicate that the person has a history of violence or use of weapons, notify the Emergency Task Force (ETF) but it will be at the discretion of WHO as to whether they will attend.
The Supervisory Officer - ETF
Where the location of the person named on the Form – MHA is unknown and every reasonable effort to locate the individual has been made shall submit the original Form – MHA and eReport number to
the officer in charge
Call-takers and dispatchers are also guided by what unit-specific procedure that deals with emotionally disturbed persons that emphasizes information gathering, empathy and caller reassurance
What other countries in the Middle east report concerns and use police responses that are immediately recognizable to Canadians?
Jordan, United Arab Emirates),
What other countries in the Far East report concerns and use police responses that are immediately recognizable to Canadians?
South Korea, China, Singapore, and Japan
What other countries in the Europe report concerns and use police responses that are immediately recognizable to Canadians?
Sweden, the Netherlands, and France
What other countries not in Europe, Middle East or Far East use police responses that are immediately recognizable to Canadians?
United Kingdom, Canada, United States, Australia, and New Zealand
According to the Toronto Police Response to Emotionally Disturbed Persons - 2013, it states that the the Service’s response includes practices that are informed by such research as the
Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police Mental Health Guidelines
The MCIT Report 2013 noted that the Toronto MCIT model evolved from a partnership with
St. Michael’s Hospital
MCITs were originally funded as part of the
Provincial Mental Health and Justice Accord Initiative
When did the TC-LHIN agreed to provide the funding to support the assignment of a psychiatric nurse from the TEGH to a team of police officers from 54 and 55 Divisions.
September 26, 2012
The MCIT Report 2013 noted that the 54-55 Division team launched at what date?
March 7, 2013.
The Humber River Regional Hospital covers the Central and Central West LHINs and supports which divisions?
31, 12, 13 Divisions
What are the hours of operation for the two MCIT teams serving 12, 13 and 31 Divisons?
How often do the MCIT teams operate?
seven days a week on a ten hour shift
When did specific MCIT team training, emphasizing de-escalation and client support start?
What does TC-LHIN stand for?
Toronto Central Local Health Integration Networks
In October 2012, What did the Toronto Central - LHIN establish?
the City of Toronto Mobile Crisis Intervention Team Coordination Steering Committee
Who are the co-chairs of the MCIT Coordination Steering Committee?
Deputy Chief Michael Federico and Rob Devitt, CEO of Toronto East General Hospital
The MCIT Coordination Steering Committee cavassed which organizations to obtain consumer-survivor input?
The Empowerment Council
Toronto Police Services Board Mental Health Sub-Committee
Toronto East General Withdrawal Management Services
The MCIT Coordination Steering Committee delivered the final report to the TC-LHIN in April 2013. What was the report called?
MCIT Program Coordination in the City of Toronto
The total time dedicated specifically to de-escalation, sensitivity and de-stigmatization training in the annual In-Service Training was
In the mandatory 16 hour In Service Training Program (ISTP) that all front line officers are required to take each year, more than ____ of training is devoted to some aspect of dealing with the emotionally disturbed or the mentally ill.
six (6) hours
The Police Reference Check Program requires that all employers or volunteer agencies in the vulnerable sector in Toronto that require applicants to obtain background checks from the Service enter into a
Memorandum of Understanding with the Service.
Who has released guidelines for police services to address police record checks process in Ontario
The Ontario Association of Chiefs of Police (OACP)
As the officer in charge, when in receipt of a SVCR shall review for completeness, accuracy and systemic integrity and shall ensure if concurring with the report submit to:
original to Unit Commander - TSV
copy to the involved member's unit commander