Ohio troopers seized about seven times as much heroin during the first half of 2016 as they did during the same period last year
Dayton Police reported that a woman had overdosed on heroin at the Dayton Dragons Stadium Thursday night.
It’s an opiate that is used to tranquilize large animals like elephants and rhinos, but some drug users are mixing it with heroin.
Local churches and community groups banded together Friday night to fight the heroin epidemic. Hope Over Heroin drew huge crowds to Washingt…
The two-day event is faith based and hopes to help families of addicts and addicts heal.
Troy Fire Department paramedics administered Narcan intravenously and revived him.
When officers arrived, they found a man unconscious on the floor of the bathroom and found an uncapped syringe on the floor.
Now, some local health officials believe they are in part to blame for creating the the problem.
In an effort to stop the opiate problem before it gets worse, officials established the Miami County Heroin Coalition.
Cincinnati ranks sixth and Toledo makes tenth.
DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – There is no doubt: heroin addiction has reached epidemic proportions here in the Miami Valley. “Nothing like it,” said…
Billboards are going up Monday in 15 counties in Ohio urging friends and relatives of drug users to know the signs of an overdose.
Heroin is one of the most addictive drugs, and one of the hardest to recover from.
According to Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O’Brien, Anthony Jermaine Wilson, 30, Tori Nikita Wilson, 30, and their acquaintance, Dante Lamo…
His license was also reportedly suspended at the time of the crash.
Positive heroin drug tests in the workplace have risen by 82-percent from 2010 to 2013.
Sheriff Phil Plummer says many of those are repeat users headed back to jail.