Police views of suicidal persons and the law criminalizing attempted suicide in Ghana: A qualitative study with policy implications

Osafo, J, Akotia, CS, Quarshie, ENB orcid.org/0000-0002-8720-2355 et al. (2 more authors) (2017) Police views of suicidal persons and the law criminalizing attempted suicide in Ghana: A qualitative study with policy implications. SAGE Open, 7 (3). ISSN 2158-2440

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Keywords: attempted suicide, criminalization, Ghana, Ghana Police Service
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  • Published: September 2017
  • Accepted: 3 August 2017
  • Published (online): 3 October 2017
Institution: The University of Leeds
Academic Units: The University of Leeds > Faculty of Medicine and Health (Leeds) > School of Psychology (Leeds)
Depositing User: Symplectic Publications
Date Deposited: 05 Oct 2017 10:41
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2017 10:49
Status: Published
Publisher: SAGE Publications
Identification Number: https://doi.org/10.1177/2158244017731803

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