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.
Latest Police Officer Death Brings NYPD's Suicide Total To 8 This YearThe man is the eighth NYPD officer believed to have taken his own life this year.
NYPD Suicides: Advocates Pushing Department To Offer Mindfulness Training For OfficersSix NYPD officers have died by suicide this year, and one retired cop says many more silently suffer.
NYPD Suicides: 4th Officer Shoots Himself In June, Retired Cop Dies By Hanging As Mental Health Crisis WorsensThe 53-year-old married father of three is the fourth active-duty cop to kill himself in the month of June.
Staten Island Police Officer Shoots Himself, Third NYPD Suicide In 2 WeeksAfter Friday's fatal shooting, the commissioner quickly responded, saying "this is a mental-health crisis."
Experts Worry Netflix Show '13 Reasons Why' Drove Spike In Youth SuicidesA study reveals that in the month of the show's debut, March 2017, there was a 28.9 percent increase in suicide among people ages 10 to 17.
YouTube Put On The Defensive After Doctor Finds Suicide Tips Edited Into Children's VideosA pediatrician made a disturbing discovery: videos targeting children on YouTube and YouTube Kids that include tips on how to commit suicide.
Suicide Survivor Gets 'Ultimate Second Chance' After Historic Face TransplantA young woman has been given a new lease on life one year after becoming the youngest person to undergo a face transplant in the U.S.