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Caltrain, Crisis Text Line to partner in suicide prevention

Caltrain is formally announcing a partnership with the Crisis Text Line on…

 

The Golden Gate Bridge suicide net is estimated to cost more than $200 million. (Cindy Chew/2010 S.F. Examiner)

More young people attempting suicide at Golden Gate Bridge, says district

Young people are increasingly drawn to San Francisco’s iconic Golden Gate Bridge…

 

Family of SF chef who hanged himself in County Jail sues

The family of a well-known chef and restaurateur who hanged himself in…

Police: Santa Rosa officer wounds teen pointing replica gun

SANTA ROSA — A Santa Rosa police officer shot and injured a…

Former 49ers offensive lineman Jonathan Martin posted on his Facebook page on Tuesday night his feelings and frustrations as a professional football player who was suffering from depression.  (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Of bullies and suicide attempts

The mission was about “breaking JMart.” Richie Incognito stated as much in…

Former 49ers offensive lineman Jonathan Martin posted on his Facebook page on Tuesday night his feelings and frustrations as a professional football player who was suffering from depression.  (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

San Quentin death row inmate's death possibly a suicide

The death of a condemned inmate on San Quentin's death row is…

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Williams’ daughter taunted with fake pictures of body

Robin Williams’ daughter has abandoned her online social-media accounts in disgust following…

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Actor Robin Williams found dead in apparent suicide

Robin Williams, the Academy Award winner and comic supernova whose explosions of…

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Courtesy of California SenateState Sen. Mark Leno

Public perception of Golden Gate Bridge suicides shifting as barrier funding looms

Golden Gate Bridge directors can approve a $76 million funding plan today…

Courtesy of California SenateState Sen. Mark Leno
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Officials: CA inmate appears to have hanged self

CORCORAN, Calif. — California prison officials are investigating a death of an…

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Getty Images File PhotoMindy McCready was found dead of an apparent suicide on her front porch Sunday in Heber Springs

Country singer Mindy McCready dies of apparent suicide after leaving rehab

Mindy McCready threatened suicide after losing custody of her sons earlier this…

Getty Images File PhotoMindy McCready was found dead of an apparent suicide on her front porch Sunday in Heber Springs

Eldest Madoff son found dead in apparent suicide

The eldest son of disgraced financier Bernard Madoff hanged himself by a…