Bullying link to youth suicide focus of radical Australian Bureau of Statistics project

THE terrible toll of teen bullying could soon become apparent under a radical plan to comb police records for how many youngsters take their lives after being subjected to harassment.

The Australian Bureau of Statistics already assesses police, toxicology and autopsy reports from every suicide in the country.

But as part of the ambitious new project the ABS will also probe each death to look at relationship breakdowns, job problems and domestic violence as “factors” in the suicides of young people and adults. READ THE FULL ARTICLE HERE: https://www.dailytelegraph.com.au/news/nsw/bullying-link-to-youth-suicide-focus-of-radical-australian-bureau-of-statistics-project/news-story/224472c88d9a23fe1140b9b9cdfc565b

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