At Issue

S32 E03: Mental Health of First Responders

Season 32 Episode 3 | 26m 40s Video has closed captioning.

More police officers commit suicide than die in the line of duty each year. Illinois has passed legislation designed to reduce the number of suicides. An officer who helped write the bill, other officers and a psychologist discuss the merits of the bill and what steps might help first responders address the issue.

Aired: 07/25/19

Rating: TV-G

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning

At Issue is a local public television program presented by WTVP.