Document Type

Psychiatry Issue Brief

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This Issue Brief examines the impact and stressors for police officers of responding to completed suicide calls. The authors present findings from a study of over 225 Massachusetts police officers and offer training recommendations to address mental health needs within the law enforcement community.

Subject Area

Suicide Intervention and Prevention


Police; Stress, Psychological

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