Suicides

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Federal Oversight, Sweeping Reforms Coming To LA County Jails

Federal prosecutors and Los Angeles County have reached a settlement designed to resolve two federal civil rights investigations into conditions in the county jail system, authorities announced Wednesday.

08/05/2015

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Suicide Spike Focuses Oversight Of California Women’s Prison

Four women killed themselves at California Institution for Women in San Bernardino County in the last 18 months.

08/01/2015

More Schools Take Action To Stem Anti-Gay Bullying

After anti-gay bullying led to a spate of teen suicides last year, school districts across the country are stepping up efforts to prevent such incidents, while more students are coming forward to report bullies.

10/22/2011