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Suicide by Cop

De-Escalation Instructor Training

This October, a new de-escalation training methodology was presented to law enforcement administrators, supervisors, and field officers in Delaware that the participants say could become the training model for de-escalation training nationally.

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MO Deputies Struggle with Gunman to Prevent Suicide by Cop

“The front door was opening with the muzzle of a weapon behind it. I grabbed a hold of the muzzle pushing it away and wrapped around the guy and we started to wrestle with the gun. It went off. I had yelled for my partner and he’d come running,” Brickner said. More Here.

Video: MO Deputies Struggle with Gunman to Prevent Suicide by Cop

“The front door was opening with the muzzle of a weapon behind it. I grabbed a hold of the muzzle pushing it away and wrapped around the guy and we started to wrestle with the gun. It went off. I had yelled for my partner and he’d come running,” Brickner said.

Should I Stay or Should I Go?

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

2 Officers Injured in Rioting at Georgia Tech, 3 Suspects Charged

Two officers were injured and three people face charges after rioting broke out at Georgia Tech following a vigil for a student fatally shot by officers, a university spokesman said Tuesday.

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

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.

Arkansas Chief Shot Trying to Disarm Suicidal Subject

Booneville (AR) Police Chief Albert Brown was recovering Wednesday from a leg wound he suffered when he was shot while responding to a call that a man was suicidal.

Retired Las Vegas Lieutenant Reunites with Woman He Helped Save from Suicide by Cop

More than 15 years after a Las Vegas police officer made a life-saving decision, he reunited with the veteran he helped save.

Video: Retired Las Vegas Lieutenant Reunites with Woman He Helped Save from Suicide by Cop

More than 15 years after a Las Vegas police officer made a life-saving decision, he reunited with the veteran he helped save.

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CA Officers and Behavioral Health Specialists Prevent "Suicide by Cop"

A collaboration between Rialto, CA, police and the San Bernardino County Department of Behavioral Health Monday helped de-escalate a situation where police say a man was threatening “suicide by cop.”

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