Alderman Urges Need for Policing on Corner StoresTo underscore the need for more police, north side Alderman Sam Moore says the stepped-up patrols against drug dealers is driving drug trade to his side of town.
Inmate Sentenced for Possession of Contraband by Federal InmateUnited States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, announced Friday that Anthony Johnson, 25, was sentenced on a one- count indictment charging him with Possession of Contraband by a Federal Inmate.
Illinois Senate Rejects Rauner's Veto of Anti-Heroin Bill
Authorities Say 20-Year-Old Woman Died from Tainted HeroinA 20-year-old woman is dead after using what authorities say was tainted heroin last week in Franklin County.
Rauner Removes Medicaid Coverage from Heroin-Overdose BillGov. Bruce Rauner has returned legislation to the General Assembly that attempts to curtail heroin overdoses, fearing a burdensome cost to the state.
Local Artist Sells T-Shirts: 'Shoot Your Local Heroin Dealer'Brian "B Skan aka Headshot Louie" Stringer is using a shocking message with hopes to make a difference.
Experts: Missouri Lacks Key to Prevention of Heroin UseSpringfield Police took possession of more than three times that amount heroin in 2014, compared to 2013.
Salvation Army Breaks Ground on Addiction Treatment CenterSix million dollar facility is expected to open during the summer of 2016
St. Louis Officer Arrested After Guns, Drugs Found in SearchA St. Louis police officer has been arrested after the FBI and department find guns, heroin and a large amount of cash during a search of a location in the 4500 block of Page Avenue on Tuesday.
TIAM Sunday June 14thHeroin. Help for Women and Children. The Muny and the Flag!
50 Arrested, Over 34,000 Dosage Units in Heroin TakedownSt. Charles County Prosecutor Tim Lohmar announced Wednesday the arrests of over 50 individuals in a major heroin takedown.
Police: Rolla Reports 6 Heroin Overdoes, 1 Death in 24 HoursJared Opsal with the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse says this batch of heroin could have a much higher purity level.

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