Police to Carry Anti-Overdose Drugs for DogsThe department calls it an advancement in the its "high level of care for its valued K-9 officers."
Chicago Nursing Home Fined After Residents' Heroin OverdoseIllinois and federal health officials are seeking penalties totaling more than $100,000 from a Chicago nursing home after five residents overdosed on heroin inside the facility in February.
Over 100 Synthetic Marijuana Overdoses in 3 DaysThis is the first time the DEA locally has seen this type of "concentrated effect" from synthetic drugs.
There's Nothing Fake About Synthetic MarijuanaSynthetic marijuana is much more powerful and dangerous than regular marijuana.
Dozens in Downtown Homeless Community Overdose on K-2St. Louis EMS crews normally respond to 10 to 12 overdose calls per day.
FDA Warns Against Homeopathic Teething ProductsThe FDA says 10 children have died after being given homeopathic teething tablets or gels.
Cops: Photos of Boy with Passed-Out Adults Show Drug ScourgeThe officer says the driver indicated he was taking his unconscious female passenger to a hospital, then became unresponsive himself.
Man Guilty of Killing Wife With Drug-Laced Kool-Aid MixtureSentencing is scheduled for Sept. 13.
'Good Samaritan' Bill Becomes Law in St. LouisProtects most of those who report heroin overdoses from arrest.
Nixon Signs Bill For More Access To Anti-Overdose MedicineResidents soon will be able to carry medicine to counter heroin overdoses without a prescription under a new law signed Tuesday by Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon.
Drug Blamed for Prince's Death Spreading on St. Louis-Area StreetsFentanyl, often mixed with heroin, is blamed for nine deaths in St. Louis County so far in 2016.
Aldermen: Don't Prosecute People Who Help Overdosing Drug UsersAldermen perfected the language of the bill by a wide majority, and it's expected to gain final passage soon.