Suicide

Palo Alto High School

Palo Alto Schools Hire 2 Mental Health Experts As Student Suicide Crisis Continues

It’s being called a crisis; and now the Palo Alto Unified School District has voted to hire two mental health specialists in the wake of continuing student suicides.

04/01/2015

(CBS Sacramento)

Investigators Say UC Davis Student, Roommate Died In Murder-Suicide

The Yolo County Coroner’s Office says a UC Davis veterinary student and her roommate died in a murder-suicide.

04/01/2015

Zelda Williams with her father Robin Williams (credit: Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Robin Williams’ Wife, Children Head To Court In Estate Fight

Eight months after Robin Williams’ suicide, his family is still arguing over who gets some of his belongings.

03/30/2015

Palo Alto Shooting Investigation

2 Men Found Dead In Possible Murder-Suicide At Palo Alto Senior Housing Complex

Two people were found dead Thursday afternoon at Alta Torre Apartments, a senior housing complex on Fabian Way in Palo Alto.

03/19/2015

(CBS SF)

Winemaker, Investor Dead At Napa County Vineyard In Apparent Murder-Suicide

A meeting over pending civil litigation between two businessmen spun out of control south of Yountville on Monday with a vintner shooting and killing his former investor and then killing himself after fleeing from sheriff’s deputies.

03/17/2015

Antioch Bridge

Man’s Threatened Jump From Antioch Bridge Follows Previous Attempt Last Month

A man was taken into custody Sunday after he threatened to jump off the Antioch Bridge, his second such attempt in little over a month

03/15/2015

Palo Alto High School

Students, Faculty Work To Prevent Suicides After String Of Recent Deaths

The death of a South Bay teenager on Caltrain tracks Monday morning is just the most recent in a string of suicides taking its toll on students and faculty at two Palo Alto schools.

03/09/2015

(CBS graphic)

Family Of Sonoma County Man Who Killed Himself During Police Standoff File Suit

Family members of a Sonoma County man have filed suit over what they say was an unnecessary military-style escalation during a standoff with Sherriffs deputies.

02/27/2015

(JUAN MABROMATA/AFP/Getty Images)

New Facebook Feature May Help Users Prevent Suicides

Facebook rolled out a new feature designed to help prevent suicides by allowing users to quickly alert someone if a friend appears to be thinking of harming themselves.

02/25/2015

Draven Rodriguez

Student Who Posed With His Cat For Yearbook Photo Commits Suicide

A New York high school senior whose yearbook portrait with his cat went viral on social media last year committed suicide, his parents said.

02/22/2015

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