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David Caplan
September 19, 2019 - 6:56 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A male Facebook employee at the tech company's Menlo Park, California, headquarters died by suicide Thursday morning, Facebook and police confirmed. "We were saddened to learn that one of our employees passed away at our Menlo Park headquarters earlier today," a Facebook...
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1010 WINS Newsroom
September 13, 2019 - 2:30 pm
The NYPD community is mourning the loss of yet another one of its members by suicide amid what Commissioner James O’Neill is calling a “mental health crisis.”
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Samantha Liebman
August 16, 2019 - 7:09 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — The sister of Robert Echeverria, the NYPD officer who took his own life Wednesday night, says she warned the department of her brother’s mental health issues, but they cleared him for duty anyway. Eileen Echeverria, of West Islip on Long Island, says she told the NYPD’s...
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August 13, 2019 - 11:17 am
NEW YORK ( WCBS 880 ) -- A 35-year-old police officer took his own life early Tuesday morning, marking the eighth NYPD suicide this year and the sixth since June . The seven-year veteran of the force was off-duty when he shot himself in the head in a home in Yonkers at 3:30 a.m. Reports indicate...
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Johnny Rios
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Andrew Weber
August 13, 2019 - 10:15 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) — An NYPD officer has died by suicide, becoming the eighth officer to do so this year, the NYPD said Tuesday. The office has been identified as Johnny Rios, according to the NYPD. "The NYPD suffered another tragedy today with the loss of another office to suicide," the NYPD...
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July 27, 2019 - 6:55 pm
Another NYPD officer has taken his own life — the fifth to do so in just two months, the NYPD confirmed Saturday night.
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Kimberly Dole
June 27, 2019 - 9:25 am
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- An off-duty NYPD officer died by suicide on Long Island, now becoming the fourth city officer this month to take his own life, officials said Thursday. The officer was found dead in Nassau County from “what appears to be a self-inflicted injury” late Wednesday, The Daily...
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A sign stands near the site of the December 2012 Sandy Hook school shooting
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March 25, 2019 - 2:36 pm
NEWTOWN, CT (1010 WINS) -- There's mourning in Newtown following the apparent suicide of the father of a Sandy Hook victim. RELATED: New docs shine light on Sandy Hook shooter’s ‘scorn for humanity’ | Sandy Hook families can have access to InfoWars' financials | Sandy Hook Elementary gets bomb...
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NYPD via AP
January 22, 2019 - 6:39 pm
NEW YORK (AP) -- Officials say two Saudi Arabian sisters whose bound bodies mysteriously washed up in New York City in October had killed themselves. The medical examiner on Tuesday said 16-year-old Tala Farea and 23-year-old Rotana Farea ``bound themselves together before descending into the...
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George Washington Bridge
Dreamstime
December 31, 2018 - 12:49 pm
A judge has ruled that the Port Authority can’t be held liable if someone chooses to jump off the George Washington Bridge.
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