Published On: Sep 28 2012 12:32:37 PM CDTUpdated On: Sep 28 2012 12:53:09 PM CDT
According to a new study published in the American Journal of Public Health, suicide is now the leading cause of injury-related deaths in America.
The latest data available from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicates that 38,364 suicide deaths were reported in the U.S. in 2010. The rate of suicide has been increasing since 2000. Take a look at suicide rates in U.S.
All rates are percentages based on the number of suicides per the total number of people living in each state. All rates are per 100,000 population.
Investigators with the Oxnard Police Department are now having to deal with Oxnard's seventh and eighth homicides of the year. The fatal shootings occurred on Saturday nearly six hours apart from each other in different parts of the City.
The California Highway Patrol and Santa Barbara County Fire personnel were dispatched to a semitrailer rollover crash at the Mariposa Reina on ramp and southbound U.S. Highway 101 just before 7:30 a.m. Monday.