Cook County Jail inmates head off to bond court after being screened for mental illness. If they then don't get released, the jail will separate the mentally ill from the other inmates.
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Mentally Ill Are Often Locked Up In Jails That Can’t Help

Budget cuts have meant closing down community mental health centers across the country. Thousands served by those clinics are now in and out of jail, a place not equipped to help them. NPR's Laura Sullivan reports.