ERIC Number: EJ490648
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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Linking Work and Domestic Problems with Police Suicide.
Janik, James; Kravitz, Howard M.
Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v24 n3 p267-74 Fall 1994
Reviewed records of 134 police officers. Fifty-five percent admitted to suicide attempts. Logistic regression model correctly classified 79.1% of subjects as to whether or not they attempted suicide. Results indicated that officers reporting marital problems were 4.8 times more likely to have attempted suicide and 6.7 times more likely if they had been suspended. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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