13185_11714_suicide4.mov

13185_11714_suicide4

A woman is hospitalized for attempted suicide. The doctor sticks tubes down her nose. Her neighbor explains what happened to the officers. A police officer talks to the doctor over the phone. The officer explains the poision found at the woman's home. The woman's' daughter is questioned about her mother. The daughter explains she has been depressed and that she has attempted suicide before. The daughter consoles her mother at the hospital. 

 

 

* The 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.

1950s
B&W
Not Explicit