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Man Charged With Homicide In Overdose Of Officer’s Stepdaughter

(CBS) — When Sydney Schergen died of a drug overdose last year, Theresa Almanza found herself in an unusual position.

Almanza, a Chicago Police gang officer accustomed to solving crimes involving other people’s families, set out to seek justice for her own stepdaughter. 515 more words


Fentanyl in Canada will get worse before it gets better: RCMP report

Fentanyl use and distribution has exploded in Canada over the last 12 months, and it’s going to get worse before it gets better, says a new RCMP report examining the deadly drug. 342 more words


Salt Lake City officers use Naloxone for the first time to revive woman after heroin overdose

SALT LAKE CITY – Salt Lake City Police used Naloxone for the first time to save a woman’s life. Officers found themselves at the right place at the right time Wednesday evening in the Rio Grande District in Salt Lake City. 250 more words


Girl, 2, Tries To Revive Mom After She Collapses In Public After Apparent Overdose -- Watch

This is absolutely heartbreaking. Inside a Family Dollar store, a toddler girl desperately and frantically tried to wake up her passed-out mom who appeared to be unconscious after a drug overdose. 325 more words

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