Veterans Justice Specialist Vincent Schillaci said, "things are very different in military culture. If they did serve in combat..they did multiple tours.. medical issues. It's really important for everyone to be on the same page, know how to identify a veteran, how they can help, and ultimately where they can get them."
The US Department of Veteran Affairs has been working with the Rochester police department and area county jails to identity veterans and get them linked to treatment programs.
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