Sacramento County To Hand Out Free Narcan In Effort To Battle Growing Fentanyl EpidemicIt's an issue so problematic, authorities say the rate of fentanyl-related deaths is now higher than homicides.
Narcotics Detectives Arrest Woodland Man, Accusing Him Of Transporting 4,000 Counterfeit Fentanyl PillsAround 1 pm on Tuesday, October 5, detectives arrested 25-year-old man, Victor Corella for the possession of 4,000 counterfeit fentanyl pills, said the Fresno County Sheriff's Office.
Calaveras Inmate, Correctional Officer Hospitalized After Fentanyl ExposureFentanyl smuggled into the Calaveras County Jail put an inmate and correctional officer in the hospital, authorities said on Friday.
Sacramento Woman Fights For Tougher Drug Laws Aimed At Dealers After Brother's OverdoseA woman is on a mission to change California law after her brother accidentally overdosed without knowing what he was taking.
Proposed California Law That Would Stiffen Penalties For Drug Dealers Stalls In CommitteeA bill aimed at cracking down on deadly fentanyl overdoses hit a major roadblock Tuesday, leaving a lot of parents furious.
Several Sacramento Residents Charged In Illegal Drug Trafficking OperationSeveral Sacramento residents have been arrested in connection with a drug trafficking organization with ties to Mexico.
Fentanyl Is The Deadliest Drug In America, CDC ConfirmsEvery 8 minutes someone dies from an accidental drug overdose. Most of the time, it's from fentanyl.
Police Taking Measures To Protect K-9s From Potential Opioid OverdosesIt’s no secret that being a police officer can be a dangerous job, but now, officers are facing a new enemy that can be virtually invisible and deadly to their closest allies.
Childhood Friends Die On Same Day, Half A Mile Apart, Of Opioid OverdoseTwenty seconds is all it took to kill 19-year-old Dustin Manning.
Infant Revived Twice After Being Exposed to FentanylAuthorities in Massachusetts say a 10-month-old baby had to be revived twice after she was exposed to fentanyl.