Grieving family identifies 11-year-old allegedly murdered by older brother — (KIRO 7 News)Monday, November 23rd, 2020SSRI Ed note: Man on psych meds,"agitated" after call with psychiatrist, stabs beloved younger brother to death. Family stunned: "a side of him" they had never seen.
Murder suspect’s boyfriend turned her into police — (KXLY4 Spokane Coer d’Alene)Friday, January 25th, 2019SSRI Ed note: Woman stops taking her medication for depression, anxiety (was unstable, suicidal on it) shoots, kills her ex's mum in front of daughter. Claims no memory.
With An Ex Behind Bars, A White Knight Learns He Can’t Save Everyone — (KNKX)Saturday, December 17th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Woman with troubled past taking Paxil murders a man, gets 30 years.
Treatment, supervision didn’t stop alleged shooter with a troubled past — (The Whidbey News-Times)Thursday, September 1st, 2016SSRI Ed note: Man drugged since childhood, on 2 stimulants and Prozac, shoots and kills 5 strangers in a mall.
Police: ‘Very lackadaisical’ driver charged in fatal crash had double dose of antidepressant in system — (The News Tribune)Tuesday, July 26th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Woman, 73, on antidepressants causes fatal crash, appears unconcerned.
Detectives: Olympia mom slashed her children’s throats because she wanted them to stop crying — (Q13 Fox)Wednesday, March 30th, 2016SSRI Ed note: "Loving", "giving" mother on medication for postpartum depression has 2 glasses of wine and slits the throats of her 3 children. Alcohol is blamed.
For loved ones of family killed in murder-suicide, no making sense of deaths — (Tri-City Herald)Saturday, January 9th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Successful retired naval officer, takes zolpidem & antidepressant, kills himself and beloved wife and daughter. Everyone shocked. Depression blamed.
Tacoma-area man pleads guilty to strangling wife — (The News Tribune)Wednesday, October 14th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Man loses job, is prescribed antidepressants, attempts suicide, then kills wife so she won't suffer, tries suicide again. He is charged with murder.
Misty Upham: the tragic death and unscripted life of Hollywood’s rising star — (The Guardian)Tuesday, June 30th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Native American actress dies tragically
Distraught people, Deadly results – Officers often lack the training to approach the mentally unstable, experts say — (Washington Post)Tuesday, June 30th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Teen, 17, on depression medication since the age of 12, enters police station with knife, claims to have a gun, is shot by police. Other stories too.
How the US Mental Health System Makes Natives Sick and Suicidal — (ICTMN.com)Thursday, June 18th, 2015SSRI Ed note: IHS seeks to medicalize experience of colonization, lost autonomy, pretend it is depression treatable with SSRIs. Result is increase in suicides, worse health.
Puyallup pastor struck by DUI woman while biking to help the homeless has died — (Seattle Bike Blog)Wednesday, December 10th, 2014SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressant runs a stop sign, fatally injuring a retired pastor.
Olympia woman pleads guilty in 2013 murder — (The Olympian)Thursday, November 6th, 2014
Gaeta competent to stand trial for Jenise’s murder — (The Kitsap Sun)Friday, October 31st, 2014SSRI Ed note: Depressed teen starts antidepressants, "exhibits signs of mental illness", rapes, murders 6-yr-old girl, court decides he can be given psych meds by force.
Suspect in Seattle Pacific killing had well-documented demons — (The Seattle Times)Friday, June 6th, 2014SSRI Ed note: "Funny, sociable, well-adjusted" man with alcohol problem quits drinking, takes Prozac and Risperdal for problems, shoots 4 at university, killing one.
Man gets 2 years for sending white powder letters — (The Seattle Times)Thursday, March 6th, 2014
As more students face mental health issues, MSU strengthens support — (Bozeman Daily Chronicle)Sunday, December 1st, 2013SSRI Ed note: North American College students stressed, suicide rates rising with antidepressant use. But A/D use is the one factor never mentioned in suicide analyses.
Beloved veteran saved many, but couldn’t escape own demons — (Yakima Herald)Sunday, March 17th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Army psychologist takes antidepressants, becomes suicidal, personality change, develops marriage problems, dies by suicide.
Rainier man set to be sentenced for striking and killing pedestrian — (The Olympian)Thursday, January 24th, 2013
Brutal murder prompts changes to mental health laws — (KOMONews.com)Friday, January 18th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Two men, both on psych meds, one for depression and PTSD, one for schizophrenia, illustrate the irrationality of U.S. criminal court re: "mental illness".
Woman pleads guilty in Kirkland DUI vehicular homicide case — (KING 5 News)Sunday, September 30th, 2012
Prosecutors: Gig Harbor market shooter intent on killing someone — (KOMO News)Monday, August 13th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Woman, 20, on meds for "mental condition" has suicidal and violent thoughts, shoots 3 people at Gig Harbor grocery,
More evidence that depression (medication) hurts heart — (The Daily News)Wednesday, November 9th, 2011
Charges due today against suspect in Snohomish High knife attack— (Heraldnet)Tuesday, October 25th, 2011
If Only Love Could’ve Kept Him Alive…’ — (Waterland Blog)Wednesday, September 28th, 2011
Searchers find the body of missing Salmon Creek man — (The Columbian)Saturday, September 24th, 2011
Son of author Debbie Macomber found dead — (Port Orchard Independent Reporter)Thursday, August 11th, 2011
Westminster DUI Lawyer May is charged with DUI — (Wenatchee World)Wednesday, June 8th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man on clonazepam, Effexor and Trazodone causes serious car crash, cannot remember, behaves strangely.
Man Shoots & Kills Wife: Attempts SuicideMonday, May 16th, 2011
Woman, 45 Years Old, Commits Suicide: Had Toxic Levels of Prozac in her BodyTuesday, April 19th, 2011
Father Abducts Son: Has Access to Weapons: Amber Alert: Child Found SafeWednesday, March 2nd, 2011
Tacoma man fatally shot by police was bipolar, father says — (The Seattle Times)Saturday, January 29th, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressant medication stops the meds, sees naturopath, med-free for 14 mos, becomes delusional, shot & killed by police. Mental illness blamed.
Police Shoot Man Who Had Gun Taped to His Hand Pointing It At ThemFriday, January 21st, 2011
Doctor: ‘Drugs led Mustard to murder’ — (PNW Local News)Thursday, December 2nd, 2010SSRI Ed note: Teen in nice family, prescribed ADD meds stops them, starts antidepressant, a month later stabs neighbour to death in a delirious frenzy, charged, incarcerated.
Former chief deputy coroner dozed off during DUI arrest, court documents allege — (Lewis County Sirens)Saturday, November 27th, 2010
Former band teacher sentenced for sex with student — (The Columbian)Friday, November 19th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Band teacher takes antidepressants, has sex with student, loses job, is charged, must register as sex offender.
Woman Kills Self: Husband Fights to Change HIPAA StatuteSaturday, October 9th, 2010
20 Year Old Coed Kills Self at University of WashingtonSaturday, October 9th, 2010
Grandmother Kills 3 Family Members & Self: Also Possibly on an AntipsychoticSaturday, September 25th, 2010
Postpartum: Mother Drowns 7 Month Old TwinsFriday, September 3rd, 2010SSRI Ed note: Postpartumwoman on antidepressants attempts suicide, drowns her twins
Woman Makes Suicide Attempt: Helped With Cognitive Behavior TherapyWednesday, September 1st, 2010
Woman Basketball Star Has Hallucinations Caused by Depression MedThursday, July 22nd, 2010
18 Year Old Dies From a Combo Of Antidepressant & Tramadol, a PainkillerFriday, July 16th, 2010
College Student Viciously Bites PolicemanWednesday, June 23rd, 2010
Woman Dies From Combo of Depression Med & Alcohol: High School Son Tries To Be BraveTuesday, May 11th, 2010
Man Is Accused Ot Plotting to Kill DeputiesTuesday, April 20th, 2010
11 Year Old Girl Given A/D for Bedwetting: Becomes Agitated: Has Psychosis: Never RecoversWednesday, April 14th, 2010
Three Month Old Dies in Car Crash: Perpetrator Gets 10 Years in PrisonTuesday, March 30th, 2010