Heroin is an epidemic that’s affecting every community in our Valley, but there are places to turn for help.
In the midst of the Valley’s heroin crisis, the demands on a paramedic are even greater.
Michael Kukonik’s addiction to heroin started after an injury while serving in Afghanistan.
Katie’s drug problem started when she became addicted to amphetamines following the birth of her son.
Police said an officer accidentally overdosed after he brushed drug residue off of his shirt. It took four rounds of naloxone to revive him.
Carfentanil is an opioid considered 10,000 times stronger than morphine.
Warren City Council is asking for a state of emergency declaration to help battle the opioid crisis.
The DEA said they’ve seen cases of heroin laced with acrylfentanyl in southwest Ohio that could show up in other parts of the state soon.
When others — like EMTs and counselors — help those struggling with addiction, they can experience a secondary traumatic stress.
Republicans in Ohio’s House of Representatives want to grant an additional $170 million to fight the state’s opioid crisis.
The professional development conference will give participants a better understanding of the opiate epidemic in Trumbull County.
Tyler Wisser was known as a stoner — now he takes his message of hope everywhere he goes
It’s a different side of the courtroom where everyone is all smiles.
Recovering addict Kelly McGuire says the drug has taken her to Hell and back. But now, she is finally on the outside looking in.
Organizers are ditching the public venue for their event addressing the local heroin problem.
In March, Trumbull County had 189 overdoses, 26 of which were fatal.
The hour-long special looks at how heroin is impacting the courts and police, and which laws might have to change.
Medical professionals say an overdosed person has 5 to 10 minutes and what you do in that timeframe is crucial.
27 Investigates the Heroin Crisis will air live at 7 p.m. Monday, April 24 on WKBN 27 First News and WKBN.com.
A local church is hosting an event this weekend to reach out to those who are struggling with drug addiction.
Congressman Tim Ryan said if President Trump declares the epidemic a Public Health Emergency, it would free up resources to help struggling …
Addiction to painkillers is how many heroin addicts get started.