US Suicide Rates Increased More Than 25% Since 1999, CDC SaysTwenty-five states experienced a rise in suicides by more than 30%, the government report finds.
Elderly Woman Convicted Of Murdering Sister Is Found Hanging In Jail CellA woman in custody at a Contra Costa County jail in Richmond after being convicted last month of the murder of her sister died after a reported suicide early Monday morning.
Petaluma Man Faces Trial For Aiding Painkiller-Addicted Wife’s SuicideA Petaluma man was held over for trial Tuesday afternoon for voluntary manslaughter and for helping his wife hang herself outside a Bodega Bay motel in January.
Fatal Fall from Emeryville Rooftop Not Considered SuspiciousA person died after falling from the roof of a building in Emeryville Saturday in a tragedy police said does not appear to involve suspicious circumstances.
Man Shoots Himself to Death Outside White HouseThe Secret Service says a man shot himself to death outside the White House on Saturday.
Couple Shot Dead in Oakland Home Possible Murder-Suicide, Police SayOfficers are investigating a possible murder-suicide that took place on Keith Avenue in Oakland Sunday morning.
Death of Man Who Ran into Flames at Burning Man in 2017 Ruled SuicideBurning Man fatality: the Sacramento County coroner's office officially ruled Aaron Mitchell's death a suicide, listing cause of death as cardiac arrest, bodily shock and third-degree burns over 97 percent of his body.
Study: US Suicides Rose 10% After Robin Williams' DeathA new study has found a 10% increase in suicides -- nearly 2,000 additional deaths -- was recorded in the United States in the four months after actor and comedian Robin Williams took his own life in 2014.
Fewer Suicides On Golden Gate Bridge With Officer Patrols Officials say the number of people jumping to their deaths from the Golden Gate Bridge has decreased after the addition of five officers whose job is to spot suicidal people.
Suspect in S.F. Sunset District Homicide Kills Self During Police StandoffThe suspect in a fatal shooting that occurred Friday afternoon in San Francisco's Sunset District took his own life Friday night during a standoff with police.
CHP Officers Stop Man From Jumping Off 101 Overpass In San FranciscoA KPIX 5 reporter got an up-close perspective of a dangerous rescue on a busy San Francisco freeway early Sunday evening.
UC Berkeley Study Looks At California Prison Guards Stunning Suicide RateCorrectional Officer Scott Jones kissed his wife goodbye on July 8, 2011, and headed off to a maximum-security prison in the remote high desert of northeastern California. He never came home.
YouTube Star Apologizes For Showing Video Of Apparent Suicide Victim"I should have never posted the video," said the social media star, his voice thick with emotion.
Dead Man, 2 Dying Girls Found in Car Parked in West SacramentoA man's body and two girls were found in a car parked in West Sacramento. The girls died in hospital and the incident is believed to be a murder-suicide.
Authorities Identify SFPD Officer Who Shot Himself During Richmond StopA San Francisco police officer who shot himself during a traffic stop Monday afternoon in Richmond has been identified by authorities as 49-year-old Antonio Cacatian.