This week, Vincent discusses the issue of suicide inside the police force following the death of a Nashville officer who took his own life.
According to the group Badge Of Life, more officers in the US die from suicide than in police shootings each year. Since 2008, between 125 and 150 law enforcement officers have commit suicide each year, with California, New York, and New Jersey leading the pack.
To reach more about Badge Of Life’s research, click here.
Vincent Hill, a former Nashville police officer, private investigator, author, and television law enforcement analyst, gained national notoriety following the Steve McNair/Sahel Kazemi murder suicide in Nashville on July 4th, 2009 and has authored two books, “Playbook For A Murder” and “Incomplete Pass,” on the subject after conducting his own investigations. He has also been a frequent contributor to Nancy Grace on HLN, various shows on CNN and Al-Jazeera television, and has been featured on “True Crime with Aphrodite Jones” on Investigation Discovery.