A man was sentenced to more than 19 years in prison for his acknowledged role in a Tucson-based heroin trafficking ring that sent drugs to Denver.
Prescription drug abuse in Colorado has dropped by 18 percent, but heroin use has become an epidemic. On Friday federal and state officials talked about how to fight the deadly trend.
A federal health official is visiting Colorado to highlight the problem of prescription drug abuse and to praise the state for addressing the issue.
A grand jury has indicted nine suspects wanted in connection to a drug ring in Vail that also involved weapons.
There’s a protest over a drug rehabilitation clinic south of Denver. Residents of the Monument neighborhood say they don’t want it anywhere near them.
A Colorado teenager overdosed on a drug and now the high school graduate is in for the fight of her life.
Colorado pharmacies can now prescribe a potentially lifesaving drug to people who’ve overdosed on some prescription medicines or heroin.
Eight people are under arrest after a drug bust in Vail.
Two drug trafficking rings were busted by the FBI and the Metro Gang Task Force on Thursday, resulting in the seizure of methamphetamines, cocaine, heroin, LSD, guns and cash.
State, federal agents and prosecutors say they have arrested 34 people in a heroin distribution sweep that resulted in 57 state and federal indictments.