Heroin Deaths

A kit of Naloxone, a heroin antidote that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.  (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Heroin Deaths A Growing Epidemic In Philadelphia

Philadelphia is one of the hardest hit cities in the country when it comes to heroin-related deaths.

06/20/2015

A kit of Naloxone, a heroin antidote that can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.  (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Dangerous Heroin Batch Blamed For Recent Rash Of Overdoses In South Jersey

Law enforcement officials say some recent heroin overdoses in southern New Jersey are apparently linked to an extremely dangerous batch of the drug that’s been blamed for at least one death.

02/01/2015

(A poster created by Bucks County officials encourages the public to submit drug crime tips by phone, e-mail, or text message.)

Bucks Officials Urging Public To Join County’s War on Heroin

“Drug dealers are killing Bucks County’s kids,” says county prosecutor Matthew Weintraub.

03/07/2014