Registered Nurse Charged With Stealing Drugs Intended For PatientsA registered nurse who worked at North Colorado Medical Center was charged Thursday with stealing fentanyl and morphine from the hospital’s stockpile.
Colorado Man Arrested In Fentanyl Bust With 7 Million Lethal DosesIt’s being called the largest Fentanyl bust in the history of New York City, and the man arrested for it is from Colorado.
Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
Parents Who Lost Son To Overdose Warn About Mail-Order DrugsKris Randall thumbed through a family photo album, remembering the good times before September of 2015 when her son overdosed on a dangerous cocktail of heroin and fentanyl, a synthetic opiate.
Hospital Outsourced Background Check Of Convicted Surgical TechSwedish Medical Center outsourced the background check on its former surgical tech who is serving time in federal prison for taking fentanyl from patients, CBS4 has learned.
2016 Year In Review: News That Kept People Talking In DenverFrom the troubled A Line to an interview with Burke Ramsey 20 years after the death of his sister, a number of stories kept people in the Denver metro area talking.
As Fentanyl Overdoses Increase, Officers Get Special Safety TrainingColorado is now dealing with an alarming amount of overdose deaths from fentanyl.
Nurse Accused Of Stealing Painkillers From Patients Faces JudgeA former University of Colorado Hospital nurse accused of stealing vials of a potent painkiller and replacing them with other substances to cover it up appeared before a federal judge on Wednesday.
Patient Believes HIV-Positive Surgical Tech Should Have Got More TimeAn HIV-positive surgical technician whose crimes shocked the Denver metro area was sentenced on Monday to six years in federal prison for stealing syringes full of pain killers meant for patients.
HIV-Positive Surgery Tech Set To Be Sentenced In Painkiller Theft CaseA former hospital surgery technician convicted of stealing painkiller syringes in Colorado and possibly exposing patients to HIV is scheduled to be sentenced.
Nurse In Federal Custody, Accused Of Stealing Painkillers From PatientsA former University of Colorado Hospital nurse was taken into federal custody on Thursday, accused of stealing vials of a potent painkiller and replacing them with other substances to cover it up.
Ex-Nurse Accused Of Taking Fentanyl From HospitalProsecutors say a former University of Colorado Hospital nurse is accused of stealing vials of a potent painkiller and replacing them with other substances to cover it up.

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