Heroin

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Police: Woman Was Using Heroin While Driving With Child

A woman appeared in court Friday on multiple charges after authorities allege she crashed into the median of an interstate highway in St. Louis with a syringe of heroin still in her arm and her 3-year-old child in the back seat.

05/22/2015

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Former Addict Handing Out Narcan Doses

Chad Sabora, who is now a recovery specialist, has taken it upon himself to hand out public doses of Narcan.

05/19/2015

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Authorities Successful in Franklin County Drug Bust

The arrest led to a building where a veritable drug smorgasbord was uncovered, including seven pounds of meth, half-pound of raw heroin, a pound of marijuana, numerous prescription narcotics, and synthetic drugs.

05/08/2015

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Police Address Heroin Problem in Springfield MO

Police are seeking out dealers and when possible, authorities are seeking prosecution at the federal level.

05/02/2015

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Police Hope Heroin Bust Dents Madison County Supply

“A button of heroin, it runs about five bucks to 10 bucks a button, which is one dose of heroin. They were pushing over $1,000 a week of heroin through that complex.”

04/29/2015

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Missouri House OKs Broad Access to Heroin Overdose

Supporters say a measure to allow more access to an easy-to-use treatment for heroin and other opioid drug overdoses would save lives.

04/13/2015

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Victim Revived After Reported Heroin Overdose in St. Peters

The Central County Fire and Rescue Unit rushed to the scene of a reported heroin overdose Monday night.

03/31/2015

Still image from "The Heroin Project: A Documentary" (Provided by Ashley Seering)

Local Filmmaker Makes Heroin Documentary

The hour-long film was financed largely through a successful crowd sourcing campaign that nearly doubled it’s original goal in just over a week.

03/30/2015

St. Louis Police Lt. John Green briefs reporters on highway shootout that left two men dead. (Kevin Killeen/KMOX)

Highway Shootout Leaves Two Dead in Heroin Car

Police are looking for the driver of car abandoned with two dead men.

03/18/2015

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Illinois’ Heroin-Fighting Program Costs $25M

Bipartisan bill would also address prescription drug abuse

03/02/2015

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