Library Stocks Up On Drug To Treat OverdosesA new effort is being made to treat drug overdoses at Denver's Central Library.
More Police Get Trained To Administer Drug That Blocks Opiod OverdosesEvans Police Chief Rick Brandt has been spearheading efforts to get Narcan into the hands of law enforcement departments across the state.
Police: Woman In Labor Demanded Injection Of Heroin And MethA woman in labor demanded a friend inject her with heroin and methamphetamine before firefighters arrived at their home and she gave birth while entering an ambulance, New Hampshire police said Wednesday.
Program Works To Restore Damage Done By By Opioid AddictionFamilies across Colorado are struggling with opioid and heroin addictions that are ravaging communities. Parents and children struggle to stay together because of the addictions.
Implant Might Be The Answer For Those Wanting To Kick OpioidsDrug overdoses are a leading cause of death in Colorado. The opioid crisis is everywhere. Doctors say a huge problem is how to treat those who want the help.
'EPIC' 5K Brings Conversation Of Substance Abuse To The TableIn just five years, heroin overdoses in Colorado have gone up by 350 percent, according to the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration.
Colorado's Heroin, Opioid Problem Gets Help From The Federal GovernmentColorado is set to get hundreds of thousands of dollars from the federal government to fight the heroin and the opioid epidemic.
State Works To Lower Overdose DeathsAfter seeing a rise in usage and deaths, the federal government and Colorado leaders have worked for the past three years to lower or at least curb prescription drug addictions and heroin use.
Heroin Overdose Antidote Offers Hope For Vulnerable InmatesNaloxone, also known by the brand name Narcan, has become a key tool in curbing overdoes resulting from the nation's opioid abuse epidemic.
Drugs With Street Value Of $1,288,000 Seized, 3 Arrested In DurangoThree people have been arrested after a long-term narcotics investigation in southwestern Colorado.
Colorado Man Arrested In Flagstaff After A Police ChaseAuthorities say what began as a report of possible explosives in a Flagstaff store parking lot ended with a police chase and drug arrest.
Woman Who Rammed Police Cruisers May Have Been High On HeroinPolice believe a woman who rammed a police cruiser then led them on a chase through Arvada was on heroin.