Bullying, Excessive Internet Use Behind Spike In Teen SuicidesA study published by the American Academy of Pediatrics found pathological internet use and bullying are behind suicide’s rise as a cause of death in 15- to 19-year olds.
Suicide Prevention Group Holding Annual Conference In Chicago
Lansing Woman Found Shot In Apartment Committed Suicide: OfficialsSummer Mitchell, 18, was found unresponsive with a single gunshot wound to the chest last weekend.
Suicide Possibility Raised Early On In Gliniewicz InvestigationThe possibility that Fox Lake Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz killed himself was raised early on by one of the first officers who responded to the scene of his death, and aspects of his troubling behavior as a police officer were well-known to investigators, according to police reports.
Police: Man Wanted In Grayslake Homicide Killed Himself In ChicagoA man wanted for questioning in a north suburban homicide died of a self-inflicted gunshot in Chicago’s River North neighborhood Tuesday afternoon, police said.
Texas Grand Jury Could Get Sandra Bland Case Next MonthAssistant Attorney General Seth Byron Dennis told a federal judge that the findings of the Texas Rangers' investigation of the arrest of Sandra Bland would be turned over to the Waller County district attorney, then submitted to a grand jury "probably mid to late October" to determine whether criminal charges are warranted.
Appeals Court Voids Husband's Antifreeze Death ConvictionA Wisconsin man found guilty of fatally poisoning his wife with antifreeze won an appeal that overturned his conviction, but he remained in prison Wednesday as prosecutors considered whether to seek a retrial.
Apparent Voicemail From Sandra Bland Released; Tests Revealed Marijuana, Cutting ScarsNew information could shed more light on the death of Sandra Bland, of Naperville, who was arrested nearly two weeks ago in Waller County, Texas, and then was found dead three days later in her jail cell.
Dashcam Video From Sandra Bland's Arrest To Be Released TuesdayMore details could emerge Tuesday into the circumstances leading to the death of a Naperville woman inside a Texas jail cell last week.
Man Commits Suicide After South Side Barricade SituationAbout 8:25 p.m., officers responding to a call of a suspicious person in the 8600 block of South Throop Street found the 35-year-old man sitting alone inside a vehicle with a gun, police said.
Man Crushed By Carnival Ride Committed Suicide: PoliceThe man was found unresponsive about 2:48 p.m. in the carnival section of Ridbest, Naperville Police Sgt. Bill Davis said.
Man Dies After Diving Under Carnival Ride In NapervilleA person was killed after diving under a carnival ride in west suburban Naperville.