The Department of Veterans Affairs has put into place an intensive, multi-pronged effort to expand its suicide prevention programs and data systems to increase understanding and prevention of suicide among Veterans. The current update identifies that rates of suicide among those who use VHA services have not increased and that outcomes among those at risk for suicide who get care in VA have improved.
For more on the updated report and historical resources:
January 2014 VA Suicide Update
2012 Suicide Data Report
Feb 2013 Release: VA Issues New Report on Suicide Data