Man Revived After Shooting Heroin And Crashing His Car During An Overdose

US | Steve Birr
Heroin overdose. [Shutterstock - SanchaiRat]

‘Hands were blue, with a white substance in his right hand’

Assistant District Attorney Busted With Heroin And Meth During Traffic Stop

US | Steve Birr
A bag of heroin and drug paraphernalia are seen at an abandoned house in Ljubljana August 3, 2009. REUTERS/Bor Slana | Assistant DA Busted With Heroin And Meth

‘He is no longer handling cases’

Cop Busted Slinging Heroin Pills From Inside His Squad Car

US | Steve Birr
Drug syringe and cooked heroin. (FabrikaSimf/Shutterstock) | Man Charged In Overdose Of Police Officer | Cop Busted Slinging Heroin Pills From Car

Allegedly been dealing drugs including crack and cocaine since October

Miami Joins 250 Cities Suing Drug Makers For Allegedly Fueling Opioid Deaths

US | Steve Birr
A pharmacist holds prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. REUTERS/George Frey | Miami Sues Opioid Drug Makers Over Crisis

‘Knowingly inflicted a great burden on the people’

Police Officer Hospitalized After Overdosing From Fentanyl Exposure During Bust

US | Steve Birr
A bag of heroin and drug paraphernalia are seen at an abandoned house in Ljubljana August 3, 2009. REUTERS/Bor Slana | Assistant DA Busted With Heroin And Meth

‘We have an officer having an effect right now’

Car Crashes Linked To Fentanyl Jump 304 Percent Over The Past Decade

US | Steve Birr
Police in New York City recently arrested a narcotics dealer for allegedly selling a fatal dose of the potent opioid to a special education teacher who overdosed in a school bathroom.(SanchaiRat/Shutterstock)

‘Drugged driving accidents impact a far wider audience’

Body Camera Shows Overdosing Cop Being Revived With Narcan During Drug Bust

US | Steve Birr

‘We have an officer having an effect right now’

Mother Overdoses On Heroin In Truck While Driving 5-Year-Old Daughter

US | Steve Birr
Here is a drug syringe and cooked heroin on spoon. (Shutterstock/Evdokimov Maxim)

‘Do almost anything to get that fix’

Family Of Five Busted For Running Drug Ring Selling Fatal Doses Of Heroin, Fentanyl And Cocaine

US | Steve Birr
Opioid epidemic and drug abuse concept with a heroin syringe or other narcotic substances next to a bottle of prescription opioids. Oxycodone is the generic name for a range of opioid painkillers. (Shutterstock/Victor Moussa) | Corner Links Deadly Crash To Opioids

‘Criminal heroin/fentanyl trafficking organization’

Trump's New CDC Director: We Can Stop AIDS In Seven Years

US | Thomas Phippen
William Haseltine and honoree Dr. Robert Redfield speak during the Aid for AIDS "My Hero Gala" 2013 at Three Sixty on November 5, 2013 in New York City. (Photo: Craig Barritt/Getty Images for Aid for Aids) | New CDC Director Says We Can Stop AIDS

‘Ending the AIDS epidemic in America? It’s possible’