Timeline: The NYPD's Ongoing 2019 Suicide Crisis - NBC New York

Officers are dying by suicide. A look at the escalating mental health crisis within the NYPD

Timeline: The NYPD's Ongoing 2019 Suicide Crisis

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    Timeline: The NYPD's Ongoing 2019 Suicide Crisis
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    The NYPD is confronting a crisis, with nine suicides so far in 2019, including seven since the start of June. (The department historically averages four to five a year.)

    Below is a timeline of this year's officer deaths by suicide.

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    If you or someone you know is in a crisis, including at risk of suicide or self-harm, help is available. Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). Trained counselors are available 24/7.

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