'Accidental' Drug Bust: Driver Hands Deputy Bag Of Heroin During Traffic StopThe Jefferson County Sheriff's Office says a driver made it easier for them to keep the public safe, after he handed over a bag of heroin during a traffic stop.
Study: CBD Effective In Treating Heroin AddictionCannabidiol, the non-psychoactive ingredient in hemp and marijuana, could treat opioid addiction, a new study says.
Colorado US Attorney: Treat Overdose Deaths As HomicidesColorado's new U.S. attorney is encouraging law enforcement in the state to investigate opioid overdose deaths as homicides.
Lawmakers Consider Bill To Lower Penalties For Drug PossessionLawmakers will consider a bill Tuesday that would lower the penalty for possession of illegal drugs for personal use.
Two Women Charged With Third's Heroin DeathTwo Denver-area women are being held responsible for providing the dose of heroin that led to the death of a third woman.
TMZ: Demi Lovato Hospitalized After Apparent Heroin OverdoseSinger Demi Lovato was rushed to the hospital just before noon on Tuesday, TMZ reports.
Families, Friends Aim To Erase Stigma From Addiction With Shatterproof 5kColoradans came together in the fight against addiction. CBS4’s Jim Benemann emceed the Shatterproof 5K at Great Lawn Park in Denver Saturday.
'She Kept It From Everyone': Parents Who Lost Daughter To Addiction Hold 5K To Raise AwarenessThe event raises money and awareness about the fight against addiction which affects thousands of Colorado families every day.
Heroin Bust In Fort Morgan Could Be Biggest In Colorado In 10 YearsAuthorities seized nearly six pounds of heroin after meeting four people in a Walmart parking lot.
Veterinarian Accused Of Implanting Heroin In Puppies Pleads Not GuiltyLopez Elorza is accused of turning puppies into drug couriers by stitching packets of liquid heroin into their bodies.
Group Compares Heroin Epidemic To Deadly Viral PandemicThere is a new partnership between federal, state and local agencies. The group compares the heroin and fentanyl epidemic to a deadly viral pandemic.
'Kilo Car' Covered With Fake Heroin And Fentanyl As Warning To DriversThe "Kilo Car" is covered in fake drugs to highlight the real problem of stolen vehicles leading to other serious crimes.
Woman Warns Of 'China White' After Near-Death ExperienceFamily members of three heroin users believe their loved ones died recently from an overdose of a drug known as China White.
Police Split On Use Of NarcanSome argue administering Narcan subjects officers to danger while making no lasting impact on the death toll.
City Council President Tours Supervised Injection Sites in VancouverDenver City Council President Albus Brooks said he was impressed with how safe and effective supervised injection facilities were in Canada, after traveling to Vancouver to see the facilities first hand on Nov. 8.