Jason Winsky

Sergeant Jason Winsky is the supervisor of the Tucson Police Department Mental Health Support Team. The team is dedicated to interacting with the persons in crisis throughout Tucson, Arizona, and Pima County at large and was recognized as a Bureau of Justice Assistance federal learning site in 2018. On a yearly basis, this team interacts with thousands of separate individuals, directing (or re-directing) them back to treatment. In addition, Sergeant Winsky is a co-facilitator of the Pima County Regional Crisis Intervention Team Training; he has trained more than one thousand peace officers across southern Arizona in CIT. He is also a Mental Health First Aid Instructor and has certified more than five hundred peace officers across Arizona in this training.

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