Cops: Man Who OD'd Pushed Son Over Embankment In StrollerA Pennsylvania man has been jailed on charges that he endangered his 5-year-old son by overdosing on heroin and pushed the boy over a small embankment in a stroller as a result.
DA: Joint Task Force Seize $370,000 In Heroin, Fentanyl In Northeast PhillyPolice arrested 20-year-old Frank Merehildo Rondon in the bust.
Man Sentenced After Authorities Find Thousands Of Heroin Bags With 'Donald Trump' Stamped On ThemBob Bennett, of Seaford, Delaware, was sentenced Thursday to 66 months behind bars for possessing a gun and distributing
US Heroin Deaths Jump 533% Since 2002, Report SaysThese numbers are a striking marker of the lethality of the opioid epidemic that has taken root across the country.
AG Office: Raid Yields $1.5 Million In Suspected Heroin, 9 Drug Dealers ArrestedAt least 10 people have been arrested after authorities found 10,000 bags of suspected heroin following a raid on Friday morning, Attorney General Josh Shapiro has announced.
Autopsy: 13-Year-Old Boy Died Of Fentanyl-Heroin Mixture In South JerseyA boy found dead in South Jersey back in June died from a “deadly heroin mixture,” the Cape May County Prosecutor’s Office announced on Monday.
Report: Woman Tells Judge Heroin Helps With Arthritis PainDuring the raid at her residence in May, the Northampton County Drug Task Force arrested Collins and seized heroin, an assortment of drug paraphernalia and cash, according to the report.
Tony Luke Jr. Launches Initiative To End Stigma Of Heroin AbuseTony Luke Jr. announced the formation of a "Heroin Addiction Initiative" called the "Brown and White" campaign.
Heroin Epidemic: Philly Residents Deliver Jar Of Needles To City OfficialsPhilly residents are combating the heroin epidemic by delivery a jar of needles to city officials.
Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
2 Officers Rushed To Hospital After Being Exposed To Possible HeroinThe incident happened in a home on the 200 block of Heritage Road in Cherry Hill.
Two Men Dead After Overdosing On Heroin At Recovery HouseAnother example of the horrific power of opioids: A pair of overdose deaths at an addiction facility in Chester County.