New York police officers stand guard on a street in Lower Manhattan. Photo: AFPNew York police officers stand guard on a street in Lower Manhattan. Photo: AFP
New York police officers stand guard on a street in Lower Manhattan. Photo: AFP

Spate of suicides among New York police sparks mandatory prevention training

  • The training delves into how to recognise signs of depression, post-traumatic stress disorder, and suicidal thoughts and actions
  • It follows the suicide of nine police officers in the first eight months of this year alone, with two occurring in as many days earlier this week

Topic |   United States
New York police officers stand guard on a street in Lower Manhattan. Photo: AFPNew York police officers stand guard on a street in Lower Manhattan. Photo: AFP
New York police officers stand guard on a street in Lower Manhattan. Photo: AFP
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