police suicide

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police suicide

Suicide by a police officer.
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In addition, as Violanti emphasized when talking about suicide among police detectives, the "blue line" of law enforcement culture can be difficult to traverse when getting individuals to admit vulnerability, seek out assistance and alter current practices and culture.
After introducing suicide and its various factors in general, he examines the relationship between homicide and suicide, classic and current studies about suicide among police, and investigations of homicide-suicide.
A recent study found a 10-fold risk of suicide among police retirees.