'It’s Going To Save Lives': Colorado Naloxone Project Provides Opioid Overdose Medication To At-Risk PatientsThe coronavirus pandemic is being blamed for even more deaths as drug overdoses skyrocketed in Colorado during 2020. One group hopes to decrease the number in 2021 with more access to life saving Naloxone.
Official Says Prince Died Of Opioid OverdoseTests show that Prince died of an opioid overdose, a law-enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday.
Advocacy Group: Commercialization Of Legal Pot Has Led To 'Epidemic' For Colorado KidsThe results of a new study about the impact of Colorado's marijuana legalization is raising troubling questions for parents. The study cites a significant increase in marijuana-related traffic deaths, hospital visits and school suspensions.
Alleged Drug Dealer Accused Of Homicide In Fiance's DeathA Boulder woman has been charged with serious crimes related to the overdose death of her boyfriend. The woman, who police claim is a known heroin dealer, has been accused of manslaughter and criminally negligent homicide for supplying him with the drugs.
Spike In Heroin Overdoses Prompts A Closer Look At AntidoteLast year in Denver Heroin killed more people than any other substance and now many police agencies are taking a closer look at equipping officers with an overdose antidote.
Doctor Linked To Overdose Death Case Involving Teacher's AideA former teacher’s aide accused of selling lethal doses of drugs that left four young people dead may have gotten thousands of pills.