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Three people shot dead in upmarket Salamanca district of Madrid in Spain

THREE people died from gunshot wounds in in a Madrid city centre home on Monday. Armed Policia Nacional officers arrived at the property on Calle...

Charity’s urgent plea to help raise mental health awareness by simply walking from ‘Darkness Into Light’ on Spain’s Costas

DARKNESS INTO LIGHT is a worldwide fundraising day with organised walks in 24 time zones all around the globe. Symbolically timed for sunrise on Saturday...

Suicidal and self-harm helpline calls from young people in Spain dramatically rise during COVID-19 pandemic

SUICIDE is now the second-biggest cause of death, after cancer, among Spaniards aged 15 to 29 years, according to figures from the Spanish Asssociation...

How the pandemic and strict lockdown in Spain caused a mental health crisis

DURING the year 2020, when in spring Spaniards suffered the strictest lockdown in Europe, unable to leave their homes except to seek medical treatment...

Police grab blindfolded woman about to jump from fifth-floor balcony in Valencia area of Spain

TWO Policia Nacional officers saved the life of a woman who threatened to jump to her death off a fifth floor balcony. Several passers-by hailed...

Mental health problems among youth on the rise in Spain’s Valencia region

THE Valencian Community has registered 308 suicides among young people aged under-30 in the past 10 years. According to Save The Children, in 2020 one...

EUTHANASIA DEBATE: Woman ‘ignored’ after asking to be painlessly killed in Spain’s Zaragoza takes own life

AN elderly woman crippled by a painful hip condition that left her bedridden in constant pain, has killed herself after her pleas for euthanasia...

British man plunges to his death in a suspected suicide from a Mallorca clifftop in Spain

A British man has died after a 45 metre fall from a Mallorca viewpoint in the Formentor area of the island yesterday afternoon(March 31). Witnesses...

One child dies and another is critically injured in unrelated suicide attempts in Valencia within 12 hours of each...

A CHILD aged 13 committed suicide just 12 hours after another 10-year-old boy reportedly attempted to take his own life in Valencia city this...

Missing German expat found dead in apparent suicide on Spain’s Costa del Sol

A YOUNG German expat has been found dead following a week-long search on the Costa del Sol. The body of Stefan Zablotny, 32, was...

Horror as young homeless man found hanging from tree after apparent suicide inside famous landmark in Spain’s Mallorca

A commuter found the man's lifeless body hanging from a tree at 7am this morning

Suicidal British expat saved from tragedy by local police on Spain’s Costa Blanca

ORIHUELA Police talked down an English national who was threatening to jump from a bridge on Saturday afternoon, November 7. Agents had been alerted by...

Father dies by suicide after stabbing his son at their home in Spain’s Murcia region

A MAN stabbed his son six times and then died by suicide after he jumped from the terrace of his Murcia region apartment. Neighbours said...

EXCLUSIVE: Mystery as ‘much-loved’ British expat found dead in apartment on Spain’s Costa del Sol after neighbours complained of...

Article by Scarlet Jenkins A BRITISH woman who was 'loved by everyone' has been found dead in an apartment.  Linda Shelley, 61, who was described by...

EXCLUSIVE: British expat on Spain’s Costa del Sol saves woman’s life after she tried to jump off bridge

A BRITISH expat on the Costa del Sol has called for more to be done to combat mental health issues after saving a woman’s life after she attempted to commit suicide.

Suicide ‘likely to increase’ due to social and economic consequences of coronavirus on Spain’s Costa del Sol, warns expert

A TOP clinical psychologist has warned of an increase in suicide on the Costa del Sol due to the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic.  Miguel...

Inmate in Spanish prison who was imprisoned for breaking lockdown 16 times, takes his own life

A MAN who was imprisoned in La Rioja for breaking lockdown rules 16 times has taken his own life.

Woman ‘dies by suicide’ jumping off a bridge onto motorway in Spain’s Mallorca (WARNING: Distressing image)

A woman has committed suicide by jumping off a bridge on a motorway in Mallorca.

Teenage boy saved from suicide attempt after police find him hanging onto bridge railing ‘with two fingers of one...

A TEENAGE boy has been saved after attempting to end his life by jumping off a bridge, police said.  The young lad was holding onto...

LONG RACE TO RECOVERY: Costa Blanca expat’s inspiring new book on how sport helped him overcome personal tragedy

LOSING a parent to suicide is one of life’s greatest tragedies - losing two before your 20th birthday is cataclysmic. Javea resident Eric Champon, 46,...

Police in Spain SLAM selfie-taking millennials after rescuing them from 20-metre high ‘suicide’ cliff edge

The operation reportedly lasted several minutes, before cops explained to the young daredevils why their actions were dangerous

British pensioner dies after falling off bridge in Javea on the Costa Blanca

A BRITISH woman has tragically died after falling from a bridge above a dry riverbed in Javea. Concerned social media users spotted three police cars...

British man stabs Spanish wife to death on Spain’s Costa del Sol, before slitting wrists and trying to kill...

Estepona City Council has now ordered three days of mourning for the murdered woman, with a minute’s silence to be held at 6:00pm.

MENTAL HEALTH CRISIS: Suicide leading cause of unnatural deaths in Spain with 10 Spaniards taking their own lives every...

The shocking figures were released by the national institute of statistics this week

Kinahan mafia member who plunged to death from Marbella hotel balcony ‘took his own life’, police say

POLICE believe the Irish mafia member who plunged to his death in Marbella took his own life. Michael Cumberton, 30, a prominent member of the...

Let’s talk mental health: Why teenage suicide in UK and Spain is on the rise and what parents can...

The Olive Press investigates the surge in teenage depression and the role social media plays in self-harming

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