Supervised Heroin Injection Facilities Are Lifesavers For Those Who Use ThemThe City of Denver is exploring the idea of setting up supervised injection facilities, where drug addicts can safely shoot up, as a means to prevent drug overdoses.
Trump Calls For Liberation From 'Scourge' Of Drug AddictionPresident Donald Trump is calling for Americans to liberate their communities from the scourge of drug addiction as he declares opioid abuse a national public health emergency.
Puppy That Collapsed On Walk Is Saved With Overdose AntidoteA puppy that collapsed after ingesting some sort of opioid has survived after being given an overdose reversal drug.
Pennsylvania Girl, 1, Died From Elephant Tranquilizer AccidentA 1-year-old Pittsburgh-area girl's sudden death in August resulted from accidental exposure to carfentanil, an elephant tranquilizer sometimes mixed with heroin.
North Texas Woman Pleads Guilty To Selling Heroin That Caused DeathNancy Pineda, of Farmers Branch, pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to possess with the intent to distribute a controlled substance.
Massive North Texas Drug Ring Busted, 28 ChargedMore than two dozen suspects have been arrested in the investigation of a North Texas drug ring.
Heroin Dealers Arrested After Woman's Overdose Death At McDonald'sA Dallas-area man was charged by federal criminal complaint stemming from his role in selling the heroin that caused a young woman’s overdose death at a McDonald’s.
10 Affiliated With Prison Gang Arrested In 3 Texas CitiesFederal prosecutors say 10 people affiliated with a Texas-based Latino prison gang were arrested in a coordinated series of roundups in the Corpus Christi, Houston and San Antonio areas.
Dog That Survived Heroin Ingestion Has A New HomeA Carrollton dog that barely survived ingesting heroin, has a new home.
FDA-Approved Implant Helping Patients Battle Opioid AddictionRecently, the FDA approved an implant that delivers a slow, but steady dose of buprenorphine during six months. It’s called a Probuphine implant.
Carrollton Police Save Overdosed Dog After Eating Heroin Stash, Arrest OwnersA local dog has a new leash on life after the Carrollton police rescue him from a drug overdose!
Father And Son Among Trio Arrested For Drug Possession In The ColonyPolice said the bust happened after a several weeks-long investigation that included multiple tips from the community.