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Sheriff’s office recognizes dispatcher for saving a life

The Bladen County Sheriff's Office is recognizing a team member for saving a life. 
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‘Be The One’ fundraiser to raise awareness of suicide in Cape Fear

Be the One is a unique charity event designed to bring awareness to the damage suicide does to the local community.  This Saturday you can 'be the one' to help at a party at the Cape Fear Regional Jetport in Southport.

Family speaks out 5 years after Lennon Lacy’s death

Today marks five years since a Bladen County High School student was found hanging on a swing set in Bladenboro. 

Jeffrey Epstein signed redrafted will 2 days before jail suicide

Multimillionaire sex offender Jeffrey Epstein redrafted his last will and testament two days before his death by suicide in a federal jail in New York, enlisting a lawyer for Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman to witness him signing the document and appointing Bill Gates' former science adviser as an alternate executor.

Medical examiner rules Epstein death a suicide by hanging

Jeffrey Epstein's prison death has been ruled a suicide by hanging, the medical examiner's office said Friday.

Gov’t wants a new 911-like number just for suicide hotline

With suicides on the rise, the U.S. government wants to make the national crisis hotline easier to reach.

Jeffrey Epstein, accused sex trafficker, dies by suicide: Officials

 Jeffrey Epstein, the disgraced millionaire who was facing federal sex trafficking charges, died by suicide early Saturday in his Lower Manhattan prison cell, law enforcement sources and the Bureau of Prisons confirmed to ABC News.

AP Investigation: Many US jails fail to stop inmate suicides

The last time Tanna Jo Fillmore talked with her mother, she was in a Utah jail, angry, pleading and desperate. I need my medicine, she demanded. On her ninth day in the Duchesne County Jail, Tanna Jo Fillmore hanged herself in her cell. She never did get her meds.
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Linked by pain: 2 school massacre survivors, dad kill selves

The community of Parkland, Florida, is focusing attention on its suicide prevention programs after two survivors of the Florida high school massacre killed themselves in a week.

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