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Academy for Criminal Justice Sciences 61st Annual Meeting

March 19 @ 8:00 am - March 23 @ 5:00 pm

Since 2016, we have been collecting data on law enforcement suicides, join us in 2024 as we begin sharing what we’ve learned. One of our presentations will be

at the Academy for Criminal Justice Sciences 61st Annual Meeting, March 19 – 23, 2024,  in Chicago, IL.

Pulling Back the Curtain: Examining Better Metrics on Law Enforcement Officer Deaths by Suicide

First H.E.L.P. has compiled data on over 1,100 law enforcement officer deaths by suicide, including 160 in 2022. The CNA Corporation conducted rigorous analyses of First H.E.L.P.’s data, resulting in the first comprehensive national study of law enforcement officer deaths by suicide. This presentation unveils the characteristics of officers who died by suicide and introduces national suicide rates, a metric never before calculated for the law enforcement sector. Differences in these rates by year, state, gender, and other industries are discussed.

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Start:
March 19 @ 8:00 am
End:
March 23 @ 5:00 pm