Tag: suicide

RICHMOND BEAT: Roem’s Proposal Would Boost Suicide Prevention Efforts in Virginia Schools

RICHMOND BEAT: Roem’s Proposal Would Boost Suicide Prevention Efforts in Virginia Schools

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments | Education

While campaigning door to door, Del. Danica Roem met a constituent who had lost her only child to suicide. The mother had one request – make suicide prevention training available to all school employees.

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Juvenile Jumps Off I-66 Overpass, Killing Driver

Juvenile Jumps Off I-66 Overpass, Killing Driver

| October 30, 2017 | 0 Comments | News

A juvenile jumping from an overpass led to a driver’s death on I-66 in Fairfax County, Saturday.

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Governor To Sign Legislation on Suicide, Bullying at Forest Park High School

Governor To Sign Legislation on Suicide, Bullying at Forest Park High School

| June 5, 2017 | 0 Comments | Education

In recognition of the Prince William Suicide Awareness Walk, Governor Terry McAuliffe is scheduled to be at Forest Park High School in Woodbridge Tuesday, June 6 at 1 p.m. to sign two bills enacted by the Virginia General Assembly and set to become law on July 1.

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I-66 Rest Stop Stabbing Suspect Dies by Train

I-66 Rest Stop Stabbing Suspect Dies by Train

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments | News

The investigation into an assault at a Prince William County Interstate 66 Rest Area, Wednesday, has led Virginia State Police to an individual who died by train in Warren County later that same morning.

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PWCS Superintendent Addresses Community on Deaths of 4 Students

PWCS Superintendent Addresses Community on Deaths of 4 Students

| October 26, 2015 | 0 Comments | Education

Superintendent Dr. Steven Walts emailed a letter to the parents of Prince William County Schools’ children, regarding the deaths of four PWCS students this week.

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UPDATED: Police Believe to Have Found Body of Bristow Murder Suspect

UPDATED: Police Believe to Have Found Body of Bristow Murder Suspect

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William Police have announced that they have located the body of an adult male near the school baseball fields.

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Police, Rescue Personnel Respond to Self-Inflicted Shooting Incident in Gainesville

Police, Rescue Personnel Respond to Self-Inflicted Shooting Incident in Gainesville

| February 27, 2014 | 0 Comments | News

Prince William County Police and Fire & Rescue were called to the 14000 block of Catbird Drive in Gainesville 11:24 p.m. Tuesday for a report of a self-inflicted injury.

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Manassas Man Commits Suicide After SWAT Team Barricade

Manassas Man Commits Suicide After SWAT Team Barricade

| October 5, 2013 | 0 Comments | News

A man committed suicide at 12:40 a.m. Friday morning after SWAT teams, looking to serve an arrest warrant, surrounded a house on Crossed Sabres Court, Manassas.

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Gainesville Publisher Produces Comic Book that Addresses Suicide

Gainesville Publisher Produces Comic Book that Addresses Suicide

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments | News

Comics books are typically known for riveting action-adventure stories with larger-than-life heroes and maniacal villains; however, local publisher Azure Multimedia, Inc. used the medium for a decidedly different purpose, to help raise awareness of suicide.

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Police Officer Recognized for Compassion Following Nokesville Suicide

Police Officer Recognized for Compassion Following Nokesville Suicide

| August 20, 2013 | 0 Comments | News

Lieutenant Shawn Peak received prestigious recognition from the Prince William County Police Department for his compassion in assisting the wife of a man who committed suicide in Nokesville Jan. 25.

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