Post Tagged with: "mental illness"
Bystander video shows three Bakersfield, CA police officers beating and tasing a man accused of jaywalking.
This is not how our society should be dealing with the mentally ill.
Terry Boarts told police her daughter was threatening to cut her wrists. Instead of helping her, they killed her.
If the U.S. barred people with mental illness from owning a gun, five-year-old Kenny Ken Kreuscher might be alive today.
This isn’t just dangerous, it’s outright stupid and hypocritical.
“What if this were your kid and not a Black kid? You called for help. The cops come and shoot your kid dead. They won’t help him. He’s there, bleeding out…”
“If we’re going to constantly use mentally ill people to dodge conversations about gun control, then the very least we owe them is a f*cking plan.”
Suicidal Man With Mental Illness Killed By Police In Front of His Mother After She Called 9-1-1 to Save Him
A suicidal schizophrenic man was shot and killed by police in front of his mother on Thursday night after she called 9-1-1 for help.
Well this certainly does explain a lot about Mike Huckabee and Ted Cruz.
Americans overwhelmingly support three gun control measures, including universal background checks. This is the opinion of the *actual* vast majority.
What Trump did say is pretty much expected, and yet, considering what he’s like, it’s also surprising.
A disturbing look into the sad and lonely life of someone so consumed by hate he was willing to kill.
Every ten hours in the US someone is executed by police. From wearing headphones to “looking suspicious,” here’s a list of ten crimes which are punishable by death.
Published online by JAMA Psychiatry, Wednesday, the study looked at 32,000 deaths out of the 3.9 million listed military members between 2001 and 2009.
The media is desperately trying to find a reason a white man would do something like that.
Approximately 5200 people become homeless in Tarrant County, Texas each year. With only three privately run homeless shelters, which are consistently full, the 80 homeless people living in this encampment are being left without options.
“I have completed a sanctioned target and I have a sanction in hand for the matter at hand,” 27-year-old Patrick Campbell said, during a March 20 hearing which underscores Florida’s mental health crisis.