Suicide on Hoover Dam Bridge Shines Light on Las Vegas’ Dirty Secret

Captured literally moments before she plunged to her death below, a moving tourist caught this final photo of Heather cost Papayoti and her taxi by accident and turned it in to police (Image: Francesca Bosco)

Beyond the endless glare associated with the bright neon lights and the sounds of slot machines, cocktail eyeglasses and sexy encounters, lies a much, much darker and grimmer reality in Sin City: a seldom-reported fact and one which many resorts walk out their means to keep out of the media is the specific number of suicides committed in vegas, often following a last week-end of debauchery and with as numerous tragic motivations as life itself has to offer. These suicides are not necessarily associated to something that happened in Las vegas, nevada, head you; but the town of Neon seems to represent to people that are many destination to see life off, for whatever reasons.

In reality, several studies have unearthed that nevada is the no. 1 destination of choice for people to kill themselves within the U.S.

Hotels Do What They Can

Obviously, there ‘s no real way for resorts to stem this steady blast of everyday lives lost, as generally the deed is done from inside an accommodation, with as many practices used as the reasons themselves for the suicides. The single thing accommodations can and almost constantly do is make it extremely difficult to fling oneself from a hotel room window, however; eith