Wyo. initiative seeks to reduce police suicides
In 2012, there were 129 LODD in the US, but also 126 officer suicides, says Badge of Life Program
By Kelsey Bray
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Area officials are hoping that new programs will encourage law enforcement officers to ask for help rather than committing suicide.
In 2012, there were 129 police officer line-of-duty fatalities in the U.S. In that same year, there were 126 police officer suicides, according to the Badge of Life Police Mental Health Program.
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