Suicide

NYPD uniform
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August 13, 2019 - 3:17 pm
A 35-year-old police officer took his own life early Tuesday morning, marking the eighth NYPD suicide this year and the sixth since June.
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Jeffrey Epstein
New York State Sex Offender Registry
August 10, 2019 - 6:16 pm
Financier Jeffrey Epstein died by suicide while awaiting trial on sex-trafficking charges in New York, a former law enforcement official said Saturday.
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NYPD officer
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July 29, 2019 - 3:12 pm
Authorities say an NYPD sergeant fatally shot himself over the weekend, marking the fifth police suicide since June.
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July 08, 2019 - 6:05 pm
A prosecutor says a burning charcoal grill caused the deaths of a woman and three children whose bodies were found in a car in upstate New York.
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NYPD officer
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June 28, 2019 - 3:56 pm
A recent rise in suicides by NYPD police officers has the department reconsidering its suicide prevention procedures.
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June 14, 2019 - 6:22 pm
Police say a 29-year-old officer has died after shooting himself behind a Staten Island precinct Friday afternoon.
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May 29, 2019 - 8:39 am
The parents of a ninth grader from the Bronx are suing the city and administrators at the girl’s school for not doing enough to stop the bullying that led her to take her own life.
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T.J. Sefcik
Wendy Sefcik
March 31, 2019 - 4:00 pm
TOWACO, N.J. (WCBS 880) — A New Jersey mother is on a crusade to help young people who may be contemplating suicide after losing her own child in 2010. “We never really thought about suicide or thought it would apply to our family at all and then eight years ago, on Dec. 1, 2010, we lost our 16-...
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Sen Kevin Parker
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December 18, 2018 - 3:07 pm
A Brooklyn politician told a GOP spokeswoman to commit suicide Tuesday morning.
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Dreamstime
November 07, 2018 - 6:29 pm
State police say a man killed his estranged wife in her upstate New York home before killing himself with a gun.
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