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French Police Commissioner Commits Suicide After Meeting With Hebdo Victim’s Family

After meeting with a family of a victim in the Charlie Hebdo attack, a French police commissioner killed himself. …Helric Fredou, 45, shot himself in his office on Wednesday night in Limoges, a city in central France. Commissioner Fredou had been the deputy director of the regional police since 2012 after beginning his career as […]

Mark Lavoie of New Hampshire posted his plan on Facebook, then went to the hospital where his wife was on life support, shot her to death, and then took his own life. “Please don’t mourn for me,” he wrote early Tuesday, in a post that suggested his wife wanted to die and that he was […]

The VA estimates that 22 veterans commit suicide every day. Outgoing Oklahoma Senator Tom Coburn says it costs too much and stopped the bill from coming up for a vote. Coburn’s main beef with the bill was that it was redundant, and wouldn’t be offset by any cuts in spending. That may be true, but […]

Ronan Shimizu, 12-year-old male student at the Folsom Middle School in California took his own life. He was bullied for joining the cheerleader squad. The district confirms they did get a number of complaints from the parents of the boy. They say they followed protocol, but friends say it just wouldn’t stop. Shimizu had a […]

The report says Robin Williams had no drugs or alcohol in his system when he took his life. [Williams] was suffering from depression, Parkinson’s disease and a “recent increase in paranoia,” the Marin County Coroner said Friday. The legendary comedian hanged himself alone in his step-son’s bedroom after he started sleeping in that room due […]

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before. Seattle police say a man fatally shot his adult daughter and a teenage granddaughter on Monday night at a  Seattle home, then killed himself, KOMO News reports.   This all too place in front of a 10-year-old boy who was able to call 911 and report the […]

Alaska Congressman Don Young says the government is responsible for suicides because it gives people stuff and takes away their self-worth. According to the Alaska Dispatch: Young on Wednesday wasn’t backing down from statements he made Tuesday at Wasilla High School that suicide shows a lack of support from friends and family… A Wasilla High […]

George Samson and Kelly Ecker got into a violent fight at their wedding reception, resulting in Samson killing Ecker and then himself. After the last guest left, a heated argument broke out between the newlyweds, and the bride made a frantic call to 911 saying her husband threatened to kill her, officials said. “The investigation […]

Francis, 89, and Anne, 86, have not revealed their last names. The couple’s adult children claim they would not be able to care for one parent if the other died. The kids have found a doctor to help end their parents’ lives in a first-ever double euthanasia. The Daily Mail claims the couple in Brussels, […]

NFL Sued For Wrongful Death

The family of former San Diego Chargers defensive back Paul Oliver is suing both the team and the NFL for his death claiming it was caused by game-related concussions. The suit, filed Monday in Los Angeles, also names helmet manufacturers and the New Orleans Saints — where Oliver attended training camp. It says the 29-year-old […]

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