Schizophrenic

Barry Montgomery. (credit: CBS)

Compton NAACP Demands Federal Probe Into Beating Of Mentally Disabled Man By Deputies

The Compton chapter of the NAACP is calling for a federal investigation into the July 14 beating of a mentally disabled man by Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies.

08/13/2014

Vage Kameryan (courtesy Burbank PD)

Burbank Police Search For Missing Schizophrenic Man

Vage Kameryan, 37, is a diagnosed schizophrenic who has not taken his medication since Feb. 21.

02/28/2012

(credit: Family/Casundra Renteria)

Public’s Help Sought In Locating Missing Man, 55

The family of a missing man with schizophrenia and diabetes is asking for the public’s help to locate him. Johnnie Cortez, who is also known as “Rabbit,” was last seen on Witmer and 2nd Street near downtown about 1 p.m. Friday, according to relatives.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/11/2011

(credit: CBS)

Local Families Deal With Their Children’s Mental Illness

When it comes to children, when is it bad behavior and when it something much more serious? We took a glimpse inside the devastating reality that two local families are facing.

05/17/2011

(credit: istockphoto.com)

Los Angeles County To Pay Injured Psychiatric Patient $207K

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors agreed Tuesday to pay a nearly $207,000 settlement to a psychiatric patient who jumped out of a hospital window and suffered permanent brain injury.

04/20/2011

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,675 other followers