By Nico Savidge
The Wisconsin State Journal
MADISON, Wis. — To address a rising tide of drug overdoses, many of them involving heroin, Dane County’s two largest law enforcement ...
By Rain Smith
The Times News
BLOUNTVILLE, Tenn. — An intoxicated Mount Carmel couple face multiple charges after reportedly taking their young child to a Blountville store, where the ...
ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. — St. Johns County deputies arrested a 36-year-old woman on various charges after witnesses reporter her stealing medical bags from an ambulance.
By Nicholas J.C. Pistor
The St. Louis Post-Dispatch
CHICAGO — Heroin is one of the top killer drugs in suburban America, and Illinois is trying to combat it with a new task force and ...
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By K.C. Myers
Cape Cod Times
BARNSTABLE, Mass. — After months of plowing through red tape, all police departments on Cape Cod will finally be able to carry the opiate overdose reversal ...
We know that drug addiction among EMS providers is a serious, real issue. We have easy access to controlled substances, and in many situations, it’s fairly straightforward to hide the illegal ...
Local police are upset that they were denied access to information about the case; county police are investigating the theft charges
COTTONWOOD HEIGHTS, Utah — Police are upset that a Unified Fire Authority paramedic who allegedly stole morphine and may have been connected to a rash of thefts, was allowed to resign without ...
By Josh Funk
The Associated Press
OMAHA, Neb. — An American aid worker infected with Ebola has been given blood from a fellow doctor who battled the disease, and Nebraska doctors say ...
By Ryan Lillis
The Sacramento Bee
SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Eight years after a scandal over stolen morphine vials rocked the Sacramento Fire Department, a city audit has found that the ...
The Associated Press
RICHMOND, Calif. — Authorities say two students have been released from a hospital after becoming ill from eating marijuana-laced brownies sold at their San Francisco ...
BROOKE COUNTY, W.Va. — A paramedic and an EMT were assaulted Wednesday after administering Narcan to a man who attacked them and then fled.
Scott Gill was arrested after a two-hour manhunt, ...
He attacked a medic and EMT after they administered the drug, then fled into the woods
By Cleve R. Wootson Jr.
The Charlotte Observer
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Responding to an uptick in overdoses from heroin and other opiates, Charlotte firefighters will begin this fall carrying ...