Men sitting in a jail cell. As police run past they crowd around the jail bars. They bang their tin cans on the jail bars. An officer performs CPR to an inmate. A doctor runs to the scene as the officer explains that the inmate hung himself. The doctor places an oxygen mask on the inmate. The scene cuts to a woman's prison where a woman is held for attempted suicide. The scene cuts to a mentally unstable African American man banging his head on the wall. The Scene ends with a white man looking very depressed. 





*This film presents some of the major causes of suicide and problems of handling the suicidal. Teaches law enforcement officers to recognize suicidal tendencies.A training film for police officers and law enforcement agencies, designed to develop a feeling of concern and understanding in handling the suicidal person.