- The mystery within: Understanding police suicide. Violanti, John M. // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Feb95, Vol. 64 Issue 2, p19
Focuses on police suicide in the United States. Increase of rate; Difficulty in studying police suicide; Reasons why police officers commit suicide; Continuous exposure to human misery; Effects on survivors; Prevention.
- QPR. Quinnett, Paul // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Jul98, Vol. 67 Issue 7, p19
Deals with QPR, a direct suicide intervention methodology which can prevent police suicide by teaching three basic intervention skills. Findings about law enforcement personnel suicide; Nature of suicidal communications; Suitability of QPR application in law enforcement environments.
- Narco Tracks Suicidal Man. // Trammel Trace Tribune (Tatum, TX);1/13/2011, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p1
The article reports on how K9 police dog Narco tracked a suicidal man in Tatum, Texas.
- Suicide rates in China during a decade of rapid social changes. Yip, Paul S. F.; Liu, Ka Y.; Jianping Hu; Song, X. M. // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;Oct2005, Vol. 40 Issue 10, p792
Background China accounts for more than 30% of the world's suicides and displays a unique pattern of suicide rates. Prior research had established the link between macrosocial changes and suicide. Comprehensive surveillance system of suicide in this rapidly developing country is much needed....
- Youth suicide trends in the Republic of Ireland. Kelleher, Michael J. // British Journal of Psychiatry;Sep98, Vol. 173, p196
The author reflects on the impact of increasing suicidal rate on social and cultural conditions in Ireland. He discusses the social and cultural changes, including the public practice of religious worship and the proportionality of the demographic statistics of youth attending schools which are...
- Preventing police suicide. Baker, Thomas E.; Baker, Jane P. // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Oct96, Vol. 65 Issue 10, p24
Presents guidelines for police administrators for preventing officer suicides. Overcoming systemic reactions for successful intervention; Identification of at-risk officers; Use of situational leadership style.
- Cops who kill--themselves. Seligmann, Jean; Holt, Douglas // Newsweek;9/26/1994, Vol. 124 Issue 13, p58
Reveals that more police officers die by suicide than on the job, according to an ongoing study by the National Association of Police Chiefs. The case of Paul Broussard, 39, deputy sheriff of Alexandria, Louisiana; Other examples; Efforts by police departments to improve candidate screening and...
- Pies Save Lives. // PMQ Pizza Magazine;Sep2013, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p16
The article reports that police officers in Charleston, South Carolina successfully urged a suicidal man to come down from the ledge of a bridge and was treated to a pie from Andolini's Pizza.
- For cops who have considered suicide. Connolly, John // New York;10/30/95, Vol. 28 Issue 43, p28
Focuses on suicide by officers of the New York City Police Department (NYPD). Efforts of NYPD chief of personnel Michael Markman; Videotape `By Their Own Hand' as responsible for decreasing the number of suicides in 1992; Production of another videotape; Development of a computerized self-help...