I would agree with the suicide by cop opinion.
Suicide by cop is used by all people, White People, Black People, Whisp People, and everyone else. Cops are glad to assist everyone.
In today's climate though, one group seems to inordinately protest their member's suicides by cop.
Check out this Suicide by Cop Website,
It's part of policeone.com so some will say it has no credibility, but I think it's informative.