Police officer commits suicide after struggling with PTSD
The police officer shot and blinded by gunman Raoul Moat has been found dead at his house in Northumberland. The body of David Rathband, 44, was found by police at his home in Blyth on Wednesday night after officers received a report of concern for his welfare.
Northumbria Police Chief Constable Sue Sim said: "I am deeply saddened to have to confirm the death of PC David Rathband and my thoughts are with his family, friends and colleagues at this difficult time. Police said no-one else was being sought in connection with the death.
Support for Police Officers with PTSD
It is a shame a member of the police force who had given so much was not given in return the treatment and support he needed. Treatments such as EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique) Integrative Cognitive behavioural therapy , homeopathy & hypnotherapy.