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Fla. responders use powerful sedative to subdue flakka users

- 07/27/2015

Plantation Fire Rescue gives a shot of ketamine to suspected flakka users to calm them down for the safety of all involved


Fla. responders give ketamine to subdue flakka users

- 07/27/2015

CBSMiami PLANTATION, Fla. — A call came in to Plantation Fire Rescue Station 4 a few weeks ago about a large and violent man exhibiting what’s known as “excited delirium” ...


What first responders and lay people need to know about naloxone kits

- 07/23/2015

When Adam Sutherland got out of bed one night to check on his 21-year-old son, Kyle, he had good reason to be concerned. Kyle, a heroin addict several weeks out of rehab, had been showing ...


Repurposed ambulance used to sell marijuana candy

- 07/21/2015

Emergency Marijuana Service owns 15 trucks for selling marijuana lollipops across the US


Repurposed ambulance used to sell marijuana candy

- 07/21/2015

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — For Weed World Candies, EMS stands for Emergency Marijuana Service. The green-colored "ambulance" sells marijuana lollipops, with or without THC, depending ...


Miss. man 'hogtied' on stretcher before in-custody death

- 07/21/2015

Witnesses report and video shows man suspected of LSD overdose face-down on a stretcher with his legs pulled back and bound


Miss. man 'hogtied' on stretcher before death

- 07/21/2015

SOUTHAVEN, Miss. — A Tennessee man died after a witness says police in northern Mississippi police "hogtied" him on a stretcher. Multiple news outlets report that 30-year-old ...


Drug OD deaths of 2 Ohio toddlers investigated by police

- 07/17/2015

Both children, in separate incidents, died from acute intoxication of heroin mixed with fentanyl


Drug OD deaths of 2 Ohio toddlers investigated by police

- 07/17/2015

By Kathy Lynn Gray and Maria DeVito The Columbus Dispatch COLUMBUS, Ohio — Columbus police have opened investigations into the deaths of two toddlers who died of drug overdoses in separate ...


Ambulance used to smuggle cocaine across Colombia

- 07/17/2015

BOGOTA, Colombia — Police stopped an ambulance transporting 470 pounds of cocaine across Colombia Tuesday; five people, including a doctor running for mayor, were arrested. The ambulance ...


Fla. man on drugs flees ambulance, shot dead by homeowner

- 07/15/2015

The Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A man is dead after running into a Florida police station complaining about taking bad drugs, then jumping from an ambulance and trying to break ...


Va. pediatrician says expired EpiPens 'OK in a pinch’

- 07/15/2015

The FDA reconfirmed an epinephrine shortage, and high demands for auto injectors may make them difficult to obtain


Va. pediatrician says expired EpiPens 'OK in a pinch'

- 07/15/2015

RICHMOND, Va. — The FDA reconfirmed a shortage of epinephrine that began in January, and a Va. pediatrician says expired EpiPens are effective, and can be used if an unexpired injector ...


Canadian medic gets 2 years in prison for drug-related charges

- 07/15/2015

CBC News MONCTON, New Brunswick — A paramedic with Ambulance New Brunswick has been sentenced to two years in prison on several drug-related charges, including possession for the purpose ...


Canadian medic gets 2 years in prison for drug-related charges

- 07/14/2015

The 27-year-old pleaded guilty to possession of drugs he obtained for himself and five friends to share at a music festival


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