08:23 PM EDT 05/22/2015
Suicide and Attempts
Originally posted 03/25/2015 04:55PM
San Jose's mayor said the northern California city is suffering its "darkest hour" after a 14-year veteran of the police force was shot dead Tuesday evening while responding to a call about a man who was threatening to kill himself with a gun.
Originally posted 03/13/2015 06:45PM
Craigslist employees helped save the life of a man in Minnesota on Tuesday after he posted a cry for help on the website.
Originally posted 03/06/2015 01:35PM
Those who were closest to Conrad Roy III knew the funny, flirty 18-year-old struggled with depression and had tried in the past to kill himself. Now, they are struggling with the revelation that one friend may have urged the Massachusetts teen to go through with it.
Originally posted 03/03/2015 09:50AM
A 31-year-old high school photography teacher was found dead by her students Monday morning.
Originally posted 02/27/2015 04:30PM
Seven minutes before police were called to his Clayton, Missouri, home to investigate the sound of a single gunshot, Tom Schweich called a friendly editor at the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and calmly offered the paper an exclusive interview for later that day.
Maraschino Cherry Tycoon Shoots Himself After Police Discover His Factory Is Actually a Front for Growing Pot
Originally posted 02/25/2015 03:30PM
The owner of one of the country's largest maraschino cherry suppliers fatally shot himself on Tuesday after authorities allegedly discovered his Brooklyn factory was a front for a drug operation.
Originally posted 02/25/2015 01:45PM
A Tennessee man who was named as an initial suspect in the disappearance and death of 20-year-old nursing student Holly Bobo and later, a key witness with immunity, committed suicide on Feb. 23, his lawyer tells PEOPLE.
Originally posted 02/24/2015 07:50PM
It seemed like Jamie Brunette had it all: beauty, 11 successful years in the Air Force, a tight-knit family, close friends and a fitness center that she was about to launch.
The Imitation Game Screenwriter Graham Moore Opens Up About Suicide Attempt in Poignant Oscars Speech
Originally posted 02/23/2015 12:40AM
When The Imitation Game screenwriter Graham Moore took the Oscars stage to collect his trophy for Best Adapted Screenplay Sunday, he used his moment in the spotlight to send a powerful message to young people who feel like outsiders, as he once did.
Originally posted 02/21/2015 01:20PM
The teenager who posed with his cat, Mr. Bigglesworth in his proposed high school senior portrait, took his own life on Thursday evening, according to his parents. He was 17.
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