Funeral Pre-Arrangement packages for First Responders (Active or Retired) and their immediate family members. PRICES GOING UP EFFECTIVE December 31, 2020. For details, contact Michael Sanchez at (915) 549-7570
A record number of current or former law enforcement officers died by suicide in 2019, according to Blue H.E.L.P., a nonprofit that works to reduce the stigma around mental health issues in law enforcement.
According to figures announced by Blue H.E.L.P. on Thursday, 228 current or former officers died by suicide, compared with 172 in 2018. About 90% of those officers were male and approximately 25% were veterans with at least 20 years of service.