Suicide

Misty Upham attends a screening of "August: Osage County" in 2013. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Entertainment)

Medical Examiner Says Actress Misty Upham Died From Blunt-Force Trauma

Friends and family searching for Upham found her body in a ravine.

12/03/2014

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Man Struck, Killed By Freight Train In Riverside

A freight train struck and killed a man who was apparently attempting suicide Saturday night, according to Riverside police.

11/22/2014

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Transit Officials Warn Of Spike In Suicides As Holiday Season Nears

Transit agency officials are warning about the increase in suicides as the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season draws near.

11/19/2014

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Robin Williams’ Death Ruled A Suicide, No Illegal Drugs Or Alcohol Found In His System

There was no evidence of alcohol or illegal drugs in Robin Williams’ system when he committed suicide at his Northern California home, according to autopsy results released Friday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2014

Misty Upham attends a screening of "August: Osage County" in 2013. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images Entertainment)

Body Of Missing Actress Misty Upham Reportedly Found At Bottom Of Embankment

The actress’ distraught father told reporters that his daughter was often suicidal but he believed she would never kill herself.

10/16/2014

Paul Oliver #27 of the San Diego Chargers recovers a fumble for a touchdown against the Kansas City Chiefs during the NFL game on November 29, 2009 at Qualcomm Stadium in San Diego, California. (credit: Donald Miralle/Getty Images)

Paul Oliver’s Family Sues NFL Over His Suicide

The wife and sons of former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver sued the NFL for wrongful death, blaming sports-related concussions for his suicide last year.

09/24/2014

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Police: Garden Grove Man, 40, Critical After Attempted Murder, Suicide

Police said the couple’s two teenaged daughters were home at the time of the shooting.

09/10/2014

A man fatally shot himself outside the West Hollywood Sheriff's Station. (credit: CBS)

Man Commits Suicide Outside West Hollywood Sheriff’s Station

The gun was recovered at the scene.

09/07/2014

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Was Parkinson’s Disease Diagnosis The Final Straw For Robin Williams?

“The disease itself can cause depression,” says Dr. Jeff Bronstein.

08/14/2014

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Man Living 14 Years With Parkinson’s Disease Stresses There Is Hope

As news spread on Thursday that actor Robin Williams was in the beginning stages of Parkinson’s when he committed suicide this week, one man is coming forward to share his struggle with the disease and what’s on the horizon to treat it.

08/14/2014

Robin Williams arrives at the Happy Feet 2 Australian Premiere at Hoyts Cinema on December 4, 2011 in Sydney, Australia.  (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Widow: Robin Williams Diagnosed With Parkinson’s Disease Before Suicide

Robin Williams was in the early stages of Parkinson’s Disease when he committed suicide and was sober, according to a statement from the late Oscar-winning actor’s widow.

08/14/2014

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What Robin Williams’ Death Tells Us About Parkinson’s Disease

Williams passing has shed light on his overall health; both mental and physical.

08/14/2014

Two men are dead inside an upscale apartment building in Ontario. Officials did not say what the relationship between the two men was. (credit: CBS)

Possible Murder-Suicide Reported At Ontario Apartment Complex

Police said the murder-suicide took place on Deusenberg Drive.

06/12/2014

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3rd Student In San Bernardino County School District Dies From Apparent Suicide

A third student enrolled in a San Bernardino County school district has died from an apparent suicide.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/22/2014

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Suicide-Prevention Training Bill Passes Assembly

A bill requiring mental health professionals to undergo suicide-prevention training is moving through the Legislature, with federal data showing adult suicides soaring since 1999.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/19/2014

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