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2 Found Dead Inside Sausalito Home After Shots Fired Sunday Morning

Two people were found dead in a Sausalito home early Sunday morning under what police have deemed a suspicious circumstances.

07/20/2014

San Jose State University (San Jose State University)

Family Of Student Who Committed Suicide At San Jose State Files Multi-Million Dollar Claim

The family of 18-year-old Brenden Tiggs, who was found dead in his dorm room on February 9, claims the university did not do enough to prevent his death.

07/17/2014

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Caltrain Resumes Service Following Fatality On Tracks In Atherton

Caltrain has resumed service after a man who appeared to have stepped on to the tracks intentionally was killed by a train in Atherton on Thursday night.

07/11/2014

A high-speed pursuit that began with the discovery of a dead dog, ended with a suicide and a closure of two ramps to a major freeway in San Jose. (CBS)

Discovery Of Dead Dog Leads To Police Chase, Rollover Crash, Suicide In San Jose

A high-speed pursuit that began with the discovery of a dead dog ended with a suicide, and the closure of two ramps to a major freeway in San Jose.

06/30/2014

Relatives of people who committed suicide are present as Golden Gate Bridge District officials approve a $76 million suicide prevention barrier for the iconic bridge's span. (photo credit: Holly Quan)

Golden Gate Bridge Officials Approve $76 Million Suicide Barrier

The Golden Gate Bridge is a big step closer to getting a suicide barrier after bridge officials approved a $76 million funding package for a net system that would prevent people from jumping to their deaths.

06/27/2014

Golden Gate Bridge

Golden Gate Bridge Secures Full Funding For Suicide Barrier

California will provide the final bit of money needed to build and install a suicide barrier on the Golden Gate Bridge, state officials said Thursday.

06/26/2014

(Town of Corte Madera) www.ci.corte-madera.ca.us

Former Corte Madera Mayor Kills Wife, Self In LA

Former Corte Madera mayor and councilman Vaso Medigovich and his wife Meredythe have died in a murder-suicide in Los Angeles.

06/25/2014

Site where two bodies where found at Hidden Lake Park in Milpitas. (CBS)

Couple Found Dead In Milpitas Park From Possible Murder-Suicide Identified

Medical examiner’s officials said that both died from gunshot wounds to the head, Yim Pruett via suicide and James Pruitt in an as-yet-undetermined manner.

06/25/2014

Audrie Pott (Audrie Pott Foundation)

‘Audrie’s Law’ Advances, Mandatory Sentences For Juveniles Convicted Of Sex Assaults Dropped

A state Assembly committee on Tuesday passed a bill named after a teen suicide victim after its sponsor agreed to remove a controversial two-year minimum sentence for juveniles convicted of sexually assaulting an unconscious or disabled person.

06/24/2014

Golden Gate Bridge (Credit, Meghan Ross)

$76 Million Golden Gate Bridge Suicide-Barrier Net Will Likely Be Approved Friday

The Golden Gate Bridge, Highway and Transportation District board votes Friday on a $76 million project to install a safety net on both sides of the bridge to prevent suicides.

06/23/2014

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