‘Don’t Do It’: Fort Worth Police Rescue Suicidal Woman From OverpassDash-cam video shared on social media by the Fort Worth Police Department shows officers talking a suicidal woman off the ledge of an overpass.
CDC Report: Suicide Rates Up More Than 25% Across The U.S.According to a new report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, suicide rates nationwide have been steadily increasing -- more than 25-percent since 1999.
Facebook Beefs Up Suicide Prevention Focused On Live VideoFacebook is beefing up its suicide prevention tools, including new options for people to report if someone might harm themselves while broadcasting on Facebook Live.
Texas Family Pushes For Cyberbullying Laws After Teen's SuicideFamily members of a Texas high school student who killed herself are rallying for tighter laws against cyberbullying.
Suicide Prevention Signs Go Up On Top Levels of UNT Parking GarageThe University of North Texas is hoping a new approach to reaching students considering suicide will catch their attention at just the right time.
Counselors At Plano School After 2 Teens Allegedly Commit SuicideIt will be a somber and tough day for students at Plano East Senior High School. Administrators, staff teachers and students are all mourning the loss of two young women. Police think the girls both committed suicide over the weekend.
Hopes Of Raising Awareness During Nat'l Suicide Prevention WeekThis is National Suicide Prevention Week and experts say the goal is to raise awareness about the 10th leading cause of death in the United States.
Johnson County Heaps Kudos On Off-Duty Deputy For Preventing Possible SuicideDeputy Adam Richards approached a young woman on a bridge and along with a Burleson officer got her to safety.
Senate Mandates Suicide Prevention Training For Texas TeachersThe Texas Senate has voted to require public school teachers to undergo two hours of annual training on suicide prevention.
North Texas Suicide Calls Up After Robin Williams’ DeathThe much publicized suicide of actor/comedian Robin Williams, experts say, may help save others struggling with depression. Local suicide hotlines are already seeing an increase in calls.
New National Plan To Prevent SuicideU.S. Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin unveiled the country's new National Strategy for Suicide Prevention