In some prisons, people on suicide watch are monitored by peers, not professionals

A note to readers: This story contains descriptions of self-harm. If you’re struggling with suicidal thoughts, help is available. Contact the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 800-273-8255 or the Crisis Text Line by texting HOME to 741741. INDIANAPOLIS — Phone calls from her mother were usually a comfort for Char’Dae Avery, 29, while she was incarcerated […]