The 35-year-old police sergeant was reportedly found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound at his home in Queens.
The "Good Place" star talked about the incident to mark World Mental Health Day and said she hoped to "de-stigmatize the conversation around asking for help."
Paramedics, firefighters and EMTs, who often experience work-related PTSD and depression, have significantly higher rates of suicide than the general population. And in many jurisdictions across the country, they aren’t receiving the mental health services they need.
My family never realized that he, like many other police officers, was struggling with his mental health.
The girl's mother told local media that the teacher called the girl "dirty" and kicked her out of class.
Mounting financial stress could further push the grim tally in rural America.
When Matt disappeared, my own life suddenly became public and seemed to be solely defined by this tragedy.
Jail suicides are almost entirely preventable, and they’re far more common than you might think.
It's important that real stories like mine are told to help others empathize with survivors of suicide loss.
The controversial teen drama has been picked up for a fourth and final season ahead of the Season 3 premiere.
Commissioner James O’Neill again urges officers to seek help for their struggles, saying, "you are not out there all by yourself.”
Only a few people have survived the 167-foot plunge.
A 29-year-old officer is the latest death in what the commissioner is calling a public health crisis.
Corrections officers allegedly bet a sandwich that inmate Janika Edmond would threaten to kill herself.
The CDC and the FDA caution doctors not to taper the doses too quickly and cause patients to suffer “uncontrolled pain, psychological distress and suicide.”
In a new Trevor Project campaign, the "Amazing Race" star and activist said being outed as gay to classmates left him feeling “helpless and alone.”
President Donald Trump's administration has worked tirelessly to terrorize queer people, and the consequences are deadly.
Alabama's Nigel Shelby died by suicide last week, prompting an outpouring of condolences from human rights groups and celebrity allies.