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February 13, 2012
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Video: SF officers reach out to gay youth

More than a dozen LGBT officers and dispatchers appeared in the 8 1/2-minute video released Friday, part of an effort to curb teen suicide

By John Wildermuth
The San Francisco Chronicle

SAN FRANCISCO — The San Francisco Police Department has become the nation's first law enforcement agency to assure lesbian, gay, bisexual and transsexual young people that yes, it does get better.

More than a dozen LGBT officers and dispatchers appeared in the 8 1/2-minute video released Friday on YouTube and the department's website. It's part of a nationwide effort by the nonprofit Trevor Project to deal with the rising number of teen suicides in the gay community.

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