Chicago blues

According to the police union in Chicago, there were 29.4 suicides per 100,000 police men and women in during 2013-15, although the Chicago Police Department puts the figure rather lower, at 22.7 per 100,000.

Whichever is the correct figure it’s still considerably higher than the national average for police suicides in the US, which is 18.1 per 100,000.

Picture source: Bill Abbott