States that legalized same-sex marriage before it became federal law two years ago saw a sharp decline in suicide attempts by high school students.
Police said the man was making suicidal statements and indicated he intended to jump off the ledge and end his life.
Open source pioneer Ian Murdock died in an apparent suicide after a violent police encounter.
After an estimated 1,700 self-inflicted deaths, the Golden Gate Bridge District is taking bids for a solution.
Concord City Attorney Mark Coon jumped from the third floor of a parking garage to his death Tuesday morning.
A woman was found dead in a Novato residence Monday morning and a family member suspected in the slaying killed herself in San Francisco.
Police said after reviewing video footage, investigators concluded Richmond resident Mario Lee set the car on fire from the inside.
Law enforcement officials Thursday morning are investigating an apparent suicide that occurred in front of police officers as they responded to a Wednesday domestic dispute in Santa Rosa.
Officers responded at 10:12 p.m. to the 2800 block of Apple Valley …
The parents of 18-year-old San Jose State University student Brenden Tiggs claims the college did not take proper measures in caring for the man.
Firefighters and police in Livermore on Friday managed to prevent a woman from jumping off an overpass.
The parents of Saratoga teen Audrie Pott settled a wrongful death case Friday with the parents of two boys who sexually assaulted her before she committed suicide in 2012, according to a spokesman for the Santa Clara County Superior Court.
Northbound tracks at the Mountain View Caltrain station reopened more than four hours after a man was killed when he apparently jumped in front of a train.
A husband apparently took his wife's life in Novato on Friday before taking his own life, police said today.
A 32-year-old man fatally shot by officers outside of SFPD's Mission Station on Sunday has been identified.
Police are investigating the death of a male found unresponsive on Santa Rosa Junior College's front lawn this morning.
San Francisco police have detained a man this morning in the Park Presidio area after police said he threatened suicide following a DUI stop.
A 32-year-old Napa man committed suicide after shooting and injuring his wife during an argument in their home Tuesday night, a Napa police captain said.
A Pennsylvania man who is walking across the U.S. for mental health awareness, plans to end his trek by crossing the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco.
Robin Williams was coping with Parkinson's disease and remained sober before he died, his wife said Thursday.
Marin County officials said the body of the beloved actor was found by his assistant.
Actor Robin Williams was found dead in his Tiburon home Monday morning.
A possibly suicidal person who was locked in a Cal Bears storage facility in West Berkeley was convinced to come outside and is in police custody.
If you think your job is hard, imagine being a Caltrain engineer, where watching people kill themselves is a real possibility each day.
Another death row suicide calls into question why we spend millions housing inmates for executions that rarely take place anyway.
A twisted tale involving accusations of bicycle theft, meth and child pornography seems to be over.