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Should I Stay or Should I Go?

October 16, 2017

If you respond to a call involving a suicidal person who's not
endangering anyone else, it might be best to not intervene.

4 Florida Officers Shot, 1 Killed

August 19, 2017
One police officer was killed and three wounded in nighttime shootings in two Florida cities where the officers were responding to suspected drug activity and reports of a suicide attempt, police said Saturday.

Jury Awards WI Family $7 Million Over Fatal Police Shooting of Suicidal Woman

July 14, 2017
A jury found two Madison, WI, police officers used "unreasonable force" when they shot and killed a 26-year-old woman who was pointing a gun at her head during a 2014 incident. The jury also awarded her family $7 million in damages following the Thursday verdict.

Georgia Officers Prevent Girl from Committing Suicide Live on Facebook

May 5, 2017
On Tuesday, police in Bibb County, Georgia, were able to stop another suicide from unfolding publicly on the Internet.

Handcuffed Man Sets Himself on Fire in Denver Park While Interacting with Police

April 14, 2017
A man doused himself with what appeared to be lighter fluid and then set himself ablaze while handcuffed and interacting with police officers in Denver’s Civic Center park on Thursday afternoon, authorities and witnesses said.

Video: WA Officer Rescues Man Dangling From Parking Structure

April 12, 2017
Video posted on social media by the Tukwila Police Department shows the officer climbing to the edge of the three-story building and grabbing the man just before he could drop.

WA Officer Rescues Man Dangling From Parking Structure

April 12, 2017
Video posted on social media by the Tukwila Police Department shows the officer climbing to the edge of the three-story building and grabbing the man just before he could drop. More Here.

TX Deputy Pulls Distressed Man Off Freeway Overpass

January 27, 2017
A sheriff's deputy in Montgomery County, TX, is being called a hero after pulling a distressed man off a freeway overpass when it appeared as if he was going to jump. More Here.

Video: TX Man Shoots Himself Inside Police Car, In Critical Condition

January 9, 2017
Austin, TX, Police are investigating how a suspect handcuffed inside a patrol car was able to get into the car with a gun and shoot himself.

TX Man Shoots Himself Inside Police Car, In Critical Condition

January 9, 2017
Austin, TX, Police are investigating how a suspect handcuffed inside a patrol car was able to get into the car with a gun and shoot himself. More Here.

Video: Arizona Corrections Officer Saves Inmate's Life

August 5, 2016
Maricopa County, AZ, Sheriff Joe Arpaio shared on his Facebook page a video that he said shows a corrections officer saving a suicidal inmate's life.

Arizona Corrections Officer Saves Inmate's Life

August 5, 2016
Maricopa County, AZ, Sheriff Joe Arpaio shared on his Facebook page a video that he said shows a corrections officer saving a suicidal inmate's life. More Here.

Mental Illness Suicide Attempt

June 9, 2016

You get a call of a suicidal adult male who has a history of mental illness. He has been depressed, got into an argument with his mother, and has armed himself with a sharp kitchen knife.

NYPD Officer Saves Would-Be Suicide Jumper from 10th Floor Leap

April 11, 2016
Officer Nina Friberg, 35, was among the first rescuers at the scene of a suicidal woman who planned to leap from the 10th story of her Upper West Side building wrapped in a sleeping bag because she "didn’t want to make a mess."

LAPD Officers Save Suicidal Man From Hanging

January 22, 2016
A man who tried to commit suicide by hanging himself from a telephone pole was rescued by two officers from the Los Angeles Police Department's Hollywood Station.

NYPD Officer Saves Suicidal Man With a Hug

January 5, 2016
An NYPD officer was out Christmas shopping with his family when he saw a man who wanted to kill himself — and he used the best technique he could think of to save his life: a hug.

Ohio Officer Shot, Suspect Killed in Welfare Check Incident

December 7, 2015
A Richmond Heights, OH, police sergeant was shot in the chest and a former Cleveland Clinic employee was killed during a welfare check incident Sunday night. More Here.

Video: Ohio Officer Shot, Suspect Killed in Welfare Check Incident

December 7, 2015
A Richmond Heights, OH, police sergeant was shot in the chest and a former Cleveland Clinic employee was killed during a welfare check incident Sunday night.

Boston Officers Save Life of Troubled Veteran on Bus

November 12, 2015
Passengers who nervously bolted from the bus near the intersection of Columbia Road and Stoughton told Hosein about the guy standing in the rear, holding a hatchet to his neck and yelling that he was going to kill himself.

Minnesota Officer Rescues Suicidal Man from Ledge

October 2, 2015
Duluth Police Chief Gordon Ramsay wrote on Facebook that the incident occurred during the week of Sept. 21. In the video, Officer Joe DeJesus is responding to a call about a man on the ledge of a parking garage threatening to jump off. DeJesus is careful approaching the man. More Here.
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