Please note that all fields marked with an asterisk (*) are required to provide relevant and accurate reporting. These fields are not confidential in that they will be used for aggregate reporting purposes. For instance, it will be reported the number of males and females who have died by suicide, the number of states with the highest suicide rates, etc.
Items without asterisks are not required. If provided, this information is strictly confidential and will not be disclosed without prior consent.
If you wish to report the name of the officer you may, this will help with the vetting process but will be kept confidential. At no time will this piece of information be shared without your permission. This is not required for reporting purposes.
Note: Contact information for the person reporting is requested so that we may ensure the information is accurate and reliable. We will not contact you unless absolutely necessary.
Name of Officer Gender * Race Race Unknown American Indian or Alaska Native Asian Black or African American Caucasian Hispanic Date of Death *
Date Format: MM slash DD slash YYYY
Age at time of death * Years of Service Rank On or Off Duty? At time of death Unknown On Duty Off Duty Military Veteran Marital Status Married Single Common Law Marriage Separated Widower Divorced Domestic Partner Engaged Life Partner Other Any Children? Did the officer have children? Unknown Yes No Number of Children Duty Status Active Admin Leave Fired FMLA Light Duty Medical Leave Medically Retired PTSD Leave Resigned Retired Suspended Terminated Unpaid Leave Other Branch * Name of Department / Agency (i.e. Boston Police Department) How many months has the officer been separated from the department? City State * Manner of Death Firearm Hanging Vehicle Asphyxiation Drug Overdose Carbon Monoxide Other Had the officer sought help? Was there a history of job related PTSD? Were there prior suicide attempts? Was the officer under investigation at the time of death? If available, and applicable, we appreciate any links to the death that can provide verification of the suicide or details about the officer. This includes a link to the obituary. All of this is kept confidential, no matter how public the suicide, unless the family provides permission to share. Verification Link Verification Link 2 Is there anything else you would like us to know? We would like to send a condolence card and/or a care package to the family to let them know they are not alone. If you think this is appropriate, please let us know the following:
- To whom are we sending the package - widow/er, parents, siblings, children, etc.
- If we are sending to a spouse and the children, please tell us the gender and age of the children so we can customize.
- Mailing address
We can also send to you for delivery to the family, just let us know
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I am a Husband Wife Former Spouse Son Daughter Significant Other Fiance Mother Mother-in-Law Father Father-in-Law Step-Parent Brother Brother-in-Law Sister Sister-in-Law Grandfather Grandmother Nephew Niece Co-Worker Friend Other Other Family Member Your contact information Can we contact you for more information if needed?
We will only contact you if there is something pressing that we feel we need to ask. For instance, if a future study requires more information. Otherwise, we will not contact you in any way.
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