A teen suicide: Parents raise awareness, classmates mourn, school pledges to keep fighting bullying — (Lacrosse Tribune)Thursday, March 17th, 2016SSRI Ed note: Teen, not depressed or suicidal, taking Prozac kills himself. Parents assume there was a reason, blame a 3-yr old minor bullying incident. Prozac not a suspect.
Wisconsin bridge shooter had long history of mental illness: report — (The Chicago Tribune)Saturday, July 11th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Long-time user of antidepressants stops taking them, gets drunk, argues with girlfriend, shoots random people on bridge, killing 3, plus self.
Joseph Biegert Death Case Report — (Wisconsin Division of Criminal Investigation)Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015SSRI Ed note: Young man on several medications lives alone, is killed in altercation with the police when they come to check on him.
American tragedy: At least 50% of police shooting victims struggled with mental illness — (Daily Kos)Sunday, April 5th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Police officers too often feel justified in slaughtering people diagnosed with mental illness.
Wisconsin teen shot dead by police had anxiety and depression, files show — (The Guardian)Tuesday, March 10th, 2015SSRI Ed note: Depressed and anxious teen, 19, on Xanax and illegal drugs acts strangely, is shot and killed by police.
Fish on Prozac become angry, aggressive and KILL their mates, new study finds — (Daily Mail)Friday, June 14th, 2013
Burlington-area woman faces drug charges in wake of collision — (The Journal-Times)Wednesday, June 5th, 2013
Woman Tries to Kill 4 Kids, Self — (TODAY’S TJM4)Tuesday, May 28th, 2013
Father changes pleas to guilty but insane in killings of 3 daughters in Wisconsin — (Fox News) Aaron Schaffhausen sentenced to life in prison without release — (Star Tribune)Thursday, March 28th, 2013SSRI Ed note: Man on Celexa, other antidepressants sometimes drinks making him "wierd", murders his 3 daughters, gets life in prison.
Former Olympian Suzy Favor Hamilton admits she worked as an escort — (The Guelph Mercury)Friday, December 21st, 2012SSRI Ed note: Olympic athlete takes Zoloft for depression, becomes Escort (prostitute), is careless about her identity. Brother died by suicide after quitting bipolar meds.
Mom charged with killing baby ‘heard voices,’ complaint says — (Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)Tuesday, September 18th, 2012SSRI Ed note: Woman given Zoloft for post-partum depression becomes delusional and kills baby.
Alleged bank robber gave in to pressure — (Baraboo News Republic)Monday, October 24th, 2011
Woman Attacks Police OfficersWednesday, June 15th, 2011
Suicidal Man Has Stand-Off With Police: Nobody is InjuredFriday, May 13th, 2011
Wife Callas Police: Husband Attempting Suicide: Man Shoots at Police: They Kill HimWednesday, May 11th, 2011
Co-Ed Tries to Kill Herself: Her Age is Covered by FDA Black Box Warning For SuicidalitySaturday, April 9th, 2011
Shane Hawkins, 31, of Chippewa Falls is charged with first degree intentional homicide and hiding a corpse — (WEAU.com)Friday, January 21st, 2011SSRI Ed note: Man's personality changes after he has an accident. Perhaps this is when he started the antidepressants he stopped just before murdering a teen.
Judge to Mediate Widow's Lawsuit Against Doctor Over Husband's SuicideFriday, December 3rd, 2010
Sachdeva’s attorneys seek leniency — (Milwaukee Business Journal)Wednesday, November 17th, 2010SSRI Ed note: Anxious binge shopper, VP Finance, takes Prozac, spending gets worse, she embezzles $34 million, caught, faces 20 years. Bipolar illness blamed.
Man Goes Berserk: Family Thinks Med is ResponsibleFriday, November 5th, 2010
Identities of Superior Shooting Victims Confirmed — (Source not Available)Wednesday, August 18th, 2010
Milwaukee Mayor Attacked by Man Withdrawing From Depression & Bipolar MedsFriday, July 23rd, 2010
16 Year Old Girl Blind & Unable to Walk After Suicide Attempt While On A/D'sFriday, May 28th, 2010
Teen Blackmails Fellow High School Students into Bizarre Acts Through FacebookWednesday, December 23rd, 2009
Child Care Director On Trial: Innocent Until Proven Guilty: On Meds At Time: Trial ContinuesThursday, December 3rd, 2009
Firefighter Taints his Wife’s Tea With Lexapro: Charged With FelonyTuesday, November 3rd, 2009
Firefighter Taints his Wife's Tea With Lexapro: Charged With FelonyTuesday, November 3rd, 2009
Wood could face expulsion — (The Journal-Sentinal)Friday, October 23rd, 2009SSRI Ed note: Man taking Prozac has several DUI charges, one charge of impaired while only on prescription meds.
Court Denies Glaxco Preemption in Paxil Suicide AttemptFriday, August 7th, 2009
Ambien-fueled infidelity? Sleepwalking man claims no memory — (City Pages)Friday, April 24th, 2009SSRI Ed note: Ambien in high dose or with antidepressant leads to sleepwalking, sexual activity, memory loss
Aircraft Incident/Accident Report Grantsburg, Wisconsin 54840 — (AircraftOne.com)Wednesday, April 22nd, 2009
Schmidt faces life sentence in shooting—(Fox11online.com)Monday, April 20th, 2009
Milwaukee police still have no leads in cases of missing men — (The Milwaukee Journal Sentinal)Monday, December 29th, 2008SSRI Ed note: 2 men, both on recent new antidepressant prescriptions, go missing. One clearly disoriented. Neither seen since since late 2008.
Web of Addiction: Unraveling the web of addiction to drugs — (The Herald Times)Monday, November 17th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Teen gets into drinking and prescription meds early, steals others' meds, takes antidepressantws, benzos, painkillers. Becomes an addict. Tries to recover.
Marquette student works to de-stigmatize mental illness on campus — (jsonline)Sunday, November 16th, 2008SSRI Ed note: University Student with uneven emotions is given antidepressants for "bipolar disorder",. becomes suicidal, attempts suicide. He fights stigma, not meds.
DA: Dejected man wanted police to shoot him — (The Leader-Telegram)Thursday, September 25th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man on alcohol control meds and 2 antidepressants gets into standoff, firing gun and initiating police chase. may have wanted police to shoot him.
Geske ordered to stand trial for fatal crash — (Green Bay Press Gazette)Saturday, August 30th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Woman taking fluoxetine and venlafaxine drinks, races her car at 90 MPH, runs a light and crashes, killing 2 teens.
Ex-teacher sentenced for affair with boy — (Eau Claire and Chippewa Valley Leader-Telegram)Thursday, July 17th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Teacher on various medications for depression, bipolar, initiates sexual affair with student, 13. His parents find out, she is charged, loses job, reputation.
Son ‘freaked out’ before stabbing — (GazetteXtra)Friday, May 30th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants and sleeping pills (a Z drug? possibly zolpidem??) stabs his mother to death.
Yates murder convictions upheld: Appeals court throws out challenge — (Baraboo News Republic)Saturday, May 24th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man on Cymbalta, other meds, suffering diagnosed but uncorrected serotonin syndrome kills his infant twins, is charged, convicted of murder. Meds not blamed.
Records: Woman said ‘voices’ told her to kill child — (Post-Crescent)Tuesday, May 6th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Mother on antidepressants, anti-anxiety meds suffocates her beloved 2-yr-old son.
Bitter battle ends up in high court, Fremont widow seeks to retain home, property — (The Post-Crescent)Saturday, May 3rd, 2008SSRI Ed note: Happily married farmer,prescribed Celexa, Doxepin, Xanax when wife takes an off-site job, becomes paranoid, vengeful, disinherits wife, dies by suicide.
Suicide note, loaded gun found in truck following accident — (FDL Reporter)Sunday, April 6th, 2008SSRI Ed note: Man on antidepressants writes suicide note, carries loaded gun, rolls his truck, survives.
Body of missing man found — (The Portage Daily Register)Sunday, October 28th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Happily married man, great Dad, on antidepressants disappears, shoots, kills himself while family searches.
Man charged with having 9 pounds of pot — (The Portage Daily Register)Thursday, September 20th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Man in withdrawal from antidepressant expresses suicidal thoughts, threatens his friend with a gun.
Woman charged after standoff at home — (The Milwaukee-Wisconsin Journal-Sentinal)Thursday, August 30th, 2007SSRI Ed note: Woman on antidepressants builds up arsenal of ammunition, threatens suicide with gun, has stand-off with police.