NYPD Suicides: Hospital To Offer Officers Confidential CounselingSo far this year, 10 active NYPD members and two retired cops have died of apparent suicides.
N.J. High School Student Accused Of Encouraging Elementary School Student To Kill HerselfThe male student, who is a juvenile, was arrested Monday night and accompanied by his parents. He has been charged with one count of cyber harassment.
NYPD Suicides: Off-Duty Sergeant Dies After Gunshot To Head, 10th Death This YearPolice sources tell CBS2 an off-duty sergeant was inside his home Tuesday night when it appears the officer shot himself in the head.
'You Can Get Involved': Advocates Talk Suicide Prevention On World Mental Health DayExperts are asking everyone to take just 40 seconds to focus on suicide prevention. You can learn the warning signs and risk factors, or just have a conversation.
NYPD Suicides: Commissioner O'Neill Says Department Is Dealing With A 'Mental Health Crisis'NYPD Commissioner James O'Neill sat down with CBS2's Jessica Moore for one of his first interviews about officer suicide.
'World Mental Health Day' Encourages Discussions About Suicide Prevention, Other Mental Health IssuesBob Gebbia, CEO of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention, joined CBSN New York's Dana Tyler to discuss World Mental Health Day.
American Foundation For Suicide Prevention Hosting Fundraiser Community WalksSuicide is one of the leading causes of death in America and experts say it's on the rise.
World Suicide Prevention Day: 'Blue Lives Matter NYC' Holds Vigil For NYPD OfficersNine active duty officers have killed themselves so far this year, compared to four reported last year.
National Suicide Prevention Week: How Advocates, Artists Hope To Spark The ConversationSuicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States, killing about 47,000 people each year.
NYPD Suicides: Retired Transit Sergeant Latest Death In Tragic TrendPolice say a retired NYPD Transit sergeant shot himself in the head in a transit parking lot on Arthur Kill Road near Richmond Avenue on Staten Island.
NYPD Suicides: Sister Of Officer Takes Fight For Change To Top Cops, 'Blood Is On Their Hands'As Eileen Echeverria faces unbearable grief, she’s also mustering the courage to give top cops a piece of her mind.
NYPD Suicides: Sister Of Officer Says She Repeatedly Contacted Department About Brother's Mental HealthShe says she alerted internal affairs about her brother's mental health six times over the past 10 years.
Mayor De Blasio Under Fire After First Lady's Mental Health Program Backs Out Of Event With Pro-Police GroupThis comes as the NYPD has been rocked by another string of officer suicides this week. “It’s sickening,” Councilman Joseph Borelli of Staten Island said. “It is a lie,” de Blasio claimed.
NYPD Suicides: Queens Death 9th Of 2019, Prompting Stronger Call For SupportLaw enforcement sources say 52-year-old officer Robert Echeverria shot himself in the head in his Laurelton home in Queens.
NYPD Suicides: 9th Officer Dies, More Than Double Rate Over 2018This report comes just one day after another NYPD officer died of an apparent suicide.