InDepth NH

A state of contradictions, especially if you are mentally ill

Monday, September 4, 2017 Nancy West 0

Unlike all other states, mentally ill people in New Hampshire who have been civilly committed to the state psychiatric hospital can be transferred to the State Prison for Men’s Secure Psychiatric Unit just a few miles away in Concord, even if they haven’t been charged with or convicted of a crime. They need only be deemed a danger to themselves or others to be transferred. READ MORE