NYPD Deputy Chief Dies by Suicide

NYPD Deputy Chief Dies by Suicide

NEW YORK CITY – A deputy chief with the New York Police Department died Wednesday after he shot himself, a police spokesman told Fox News. The NYPD confirmed to Fox News that Deputy Chief Steven Silks, executive officer of Patrol Borough Queens North, was the...
Born In The Valley

Born In The Valley

Life is a series of peaks and valleys, the trick to getting through is ensuring you have stable transportation. Not a car or truck, but another kind of transportation, emotional transportation; something to carry your heart and mind through everything that comes your...
WINX: Heidi Harper

WINX: Heidi Harper

In 2016 Heidi became the widow of Sergeant Jesse James Peterson when he ended his life by suicide. Jesse’s death catapulted Heidi into her new life mission; making a change in the law enforcement community. She made the decision to turn her pain into education...
2017 Police Suicides—A Continuing Crisis

2017 Police Suicides—A Continuing Crisis

During 2017, a high number of suicides continued to plague the law enforcement community.  As of the year’s end, a raw number of 102 self-inflicted deaths have been identified.  Many such deaths, currently hidden, remain to be identified for the year but will come to...

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