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Caltrain, suicide experts address teen deaths

Original post made on Aug 25, 2009

Caltrain officials said Monday that the best way to deter teen suicides on Caltrain tracks is to address mental health issues on a community level and tone down news coverage of the deaths of several young people at a Palo Alto crossing since May.

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Posted by Barry Jones
a resident of The Crossings
on Aug 25, 2009 at 3:45 pm

'Reporting details about a victim's life, and a "play-by-play" of what happened in their final moments "'

I haven't seen this anywhere. Where is this happening? Or is CalTrain just issuing the usual blah-blah-blah?