Father of Cal Fire Captain who took his own life shares the story of his son

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Last year more police officers, firefighters and other first responders took their own lives than were killed in the line of duty.

A year ago this week Cal Fire Captain Ryan Mitchell took his own life. Hiding his sadness and depression so covertly, no one could have imagined he would end his life in such a tragic fashion.

A college trust fund has been set up for the two-year-old son Captain Ryan leaves behind.

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Part 1: More first responders taking own lives than killed in line of duty

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