Get information and advice - Crime and the justice system
It may be that while your brother or sister is unwell they come in contact with the criminal justice system, for instance being arrested or going to court.
It can help to know what your sibling's rights are and what you and your family can say to the authorities if you are concerned about your sibling's mental health. It may be that your sibling can be diverted away from the criminal justice system into health and social care.
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