North Port Statistics
Mental health related calls are up. Suicide attempts are up significantly (275% over 3-yr avg), and completed suicides are up slightly over 3-yr avg (17%); of note are the calls classified as “Other”, They are up 85% over 3-yr avg. Attempted suicide data (5 in 2018) are those whom needed serious medical attention and were Baker Acted by the Hospital Physician. Baker Act numbers (121 for year 2018) are those who attempted suicide or were a threat to themselves and were Baker Acted by North Port Police Department.