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Post-Traumatic Stress and Suicide in Corrections: How PA DOC is Addressing the Issue

By Natasha Amaral

Symptoms of post-traumatic stress are extremely common in corrections. After finding her co-worker attempting suicide, a corrections counselor decided to initiate a suicide prevention program at the PA DOC. Find out more about how the program addresses mental health so corrections staff can get the help they need before it's too late.

Year After Deadly Officer Shooting, Baton Rouge Agencies Still Recovering

By Leischen Stelter

One year ago, following unrest over the officer-involved shooting of Alton Sterling, three Baton Rouge officers were killed in an ambush shooting. The incident continues to weigh on current officers and the law enforcement agencies involved are still dealing with the aftermath. Read on to learn more about the lasting trauma and lessons learned.