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Tucson Man Sentenced To 19 Years For Delivering Heroin To Denver

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.

07/22/2015

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell (credit: CBS)

Health & Human Services Secretary In Denver To Talk Heroin

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.

07/19/2015

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Hickenlooper, HHS Chief Discuss Prescription Drug Abuse

A federal health official is visiting Colorado to highlight the problem of prescription drug abuse and to praise the state for addressing the issue.

07/16/2015

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Grand Jury Indicts 9 Suspects In Vail Drug Ring

A grand jury has indicted nine suspects wanted in connection to a drug ring in Vail that also involved weapons.

07/15/2015

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Much-Needed Methadone Clinic Not Welcome In Downtown Monument

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.

07/13/2015

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Mother Of Teen Who Took ‘Molly’: ‘She Does Not Look Like My Daughter Anymore’

A Colorado teenager overdosed on a drug and now the high school graduate is in for the fight of her life.

07/08/2015

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Overdose Drug For Heroin And Opiate Users Now Available In Colorado

Colorado pharmacies can now prescribe a potentially lifesaving drug to people who’ve overdosed on some prescription medicines or heroin.

07/02/2015

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Police In Vail Arrest 8, Seize Cocaine, Ecstasy, LSD, Heroin, Guns & Cash

Eight people are under arrest after a drug bust in Vail.

06/28/2015

Cocaine seized in Operation Black Rhino (credit: Metro Gang Task Force)

Meth, Cocaine, Heroin Seized During ‘Operation Black Rhino’

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.

06/25/2015

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Colorado’s ‘Largest And Most Complex Heroin Bust’ Nets 34 As Use Of The Drug Thrives

State, federal agents and prosecutors say they have arrested 34 people in a heroin distribution sweep that resulted in 57 state and federal indictments.

05/20/2015

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