North Raleigh: Community

Notables: Feb. 8

Detective Brian Loveless named CIT Officer of the Year

The Wake Forest Police Department recently named Detective Brian Loveless the 2014 Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Officer of the Year.

A specialized law enforcement program, the CIT is a partnership between 17 Wake County law enforcement agencies, Wake County Human Services and the National Alliance on Mental Illness. The initiative is designed to develop a more effective, compassionate and safer approach to interacting with people suffering from a mental illness or developmental disability.