"Suicide is preventable, and its prevention is a shared responsibility among all members of the Army family," said Gen. David Rodriguez, head of U.S. Army Forces Command. "We all must take the time to do a self-inventory to assess the presence and impact of stressors in our lives. Of equal importance is the awareness of the needs of others around us. There are no bystanders in our Army family."
The Army is the only military service that issues monthly statistics on suicides.