Analysis of Completed Suicides Report to be Released at Monday News Conference

September 27, 2013 22:40


On Monday September 30, 2013, at 10:00 a.m., the Portland Police Bureau will be holding a news conference to discuss a Portland Police Bureau Behavioral Health Unit (BHU) report that analyzed all completed suicides over a period of 26 months.

A new suicide prevention video will also be released and posted on social media.

The presentation and news conference will be held in the 14th Floor Wayne Sullivan Room of the Justice Center, 1111 Southwest Second Avenue.

Chief Mike Reese will be making some brief statements about the analysis. Also scheduled to be in attendance are representatives from the BHU Advisory Committee, Multnomah County, Cascadia Behavioral Health, and the Veterans Administration.

Media is invited to attend and arrive a few minutes early to set up.



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