Confronting the Toll of Suicide

Savannah Kalman, Oklahoma’s suicide prevention manager, talks with Oklahoma Watch about why so many Oklahomans take their own lives.

For Many Women, Road to Prison Is Paved With Trauma

Data obtained by Oklahoma Watch shows that six out of 10 women in prison have mental illness, which is about twice the percentage of men. Women are five times as likely to be suffering from trauma disorders.