I-Team Exclusive: When Heroin Arrived At School, Veteran Officer Credited With Making The Difference
Philadelphia Police are crediting a veteran officer with helping protect children from exposure to a deadly drug, when packets of heroin were brought into the school where she is assigned as part of the department’s Drug Abuse Resistance Education (DARE) Unit.
Delaware State Police have arrested a Philadelphia man after thousands of bags of heroin were found in a car during a traffic stop.
Other students saw what he was doing and told school officials.
Montgomery County district attorney Risa Ferman says the heroin has a street value of more than $300,000.
At Atlantic City man has been sentenced to 120 months in prison for his role in a conspiracy to distribute heroin along with a gang leader.
Police are looking for a Pennsylvania man they say beat and strangled a woman after she threw away his heroin.
Eleven people face charges for alleged roles in a ring that federal prosecutors say trafficked heroin, powder cocaine and crack cocaine in the Atlantic City area.
Last year, in Delaware, more young adults died from overdoses of prescription drugs than automobile accidents and the CDC points to a national problem as well.
Camden County police say an unconscious driver suspected of being under the influence of heroin had a 3-year-old in the back seat.
A law aimed at reducing drug overdose deaths in Pennsylvania takes effect today. Police statewide can now administer an antidote to heroin and painkillers.
A federal drug taskforce has arrested 13 and indicted 21 in a Philadelphia to Morgantown drug distribution ring.
Burlington County will host an anti-drug summit this week in Westampton, which is open to the general public.
No “butts” about it – one Gloucester Township man had a very uncomfortable ride to the hospital.
Authorities say a fifth suspect, 25-year-old Brandon Jones, also of Camden, remains at large.
Police say last April, Patricia Davenport took her 15-year-old daughter into the kitchen of the Harleysville apartment where they formerly lived, introducing her to the deadly drug heroin, which she snorted.