Year: 1990 Source: The American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, v.11, no.4, (December 1990), p.298-299 SIEC No: 19910458

In 1980, suicides in the United States that occurred outside the victim’s home state were most often committed by young single or divorced men. Hanging was the most common means of suicide. Homicide victims who were killed outside their home state were usually male, black, divorced, young, & killed by unusual (other) means or by law-enforcement officers. (2 refs.)