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.
Ohio Police Release Photos Of Overdosed Adults With Child In CarAn Ohio police department says it's trying to illustrate the impact of the heroin and painkiller epidemic by sharing photos of a 4-year-old boy sitting in a vehicle behind slumped-over adults who were later revived with an overdose antidote.
Anti-Overdose Drug Now Available At Texas WalgreensAn over-dose reversal drug called Naloxone, often known by the brand name Narcan is now available over the counter in Texas.
Inmate Arrested For Heroin Possession Dies In Irving JailThe Dallas County Medical Examiner has performed an autopsy and the results are pending.
Obama To Announce Plans To Fight Heroin UsePresident Barack Obama will take steps to improve doctor training and ease access to drug treatment as part of an effort to help communities battling the scourge of heroin and prescription painkiller abuse.
46 North Texans Arrested In Massive Drug Ring BustA huge drug-conspiracy indictment was unsealed in Dallas charging 46 people with heroin, methamphetamine and cocaine distribution.
Heroin Deaths Spiking Across CountryHeroin is back with a vengeance, claiming more women than men.
3rd Person Pleads Guilty To Role In Dallas Overdose Death A third person faces up to 20 years in prison for her role in the 2014 Texas drug overdose death of an apparent first-time heroin user.
Suspect Linked To Dallas Drug Death Caught In CaliforniaA police chase in California ends the arrest of a North Texas man suspected of providing drugs to a Dallas teen who died of an overdose. It was the first time the 19-year-old had apparently used heroin.
Former TCU Student Sentenced For Ty Boone Pickens IV's DeathFormer TCU student Brennan Rodriguez has reached a plea deal for his role in the death of fellow college student Thomas "Ty" Boone Pickens.
Heroin Use Reaching Epidemic Levels Across North TexasU.S. Attorney General Eric Holder is calling the increase in heroin-related deaths an "urgent public health crisis" and says first responders should carry with them drugs to reverse the effects of an overdose.