COVID Impact: Advocates Say Pandemic Causing Rising Mental Health Issues, Suicide Rates And Exploding Opioid CrisisFamilies on Long Island on Thursday called for more funding to help the increasing number of people suffering from mental illness and substance disorders.
NYPD Officer Dies After Shooting Herself In Columbus Circle Transit Police StationThe officer shot herself Friday inside the Transit District 1 headquarters, which is inside Columbus Circle.
Correction Officers Charged In Jeffrey Epstein Case Due Back In CourtTova Noel and Michael Thomas were arrested last week.
Girlfriend Charged In New Jersey Man’s Suicide Pleads Not GuiltyInyoung You, a former Boston College student, is charged with involuntary manslaughter in her boyfriend’s suicide.
Correction Officers Plead Not Guilty To Charges Of Falsifying Records In Jeffrey Epstein’s Jail SuicideThe guards were previously placed on leave after allegedly submitting false reports that they were checking Epstein.
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.