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.
Congressman Tim Ryan is calling on President Donald Trump to declare the opioid addiction crisis a Public Health Emergency.
Sheriff Monroe can hardly believe the county’s last overdose death was over a week ago.
Sharon residents question if a person who overdoses doesn’t get in trouble, what’s stopping them from doing it again?
According to police, the opioids were part of a “bad batch” that has been circulating the area.
Behavioral health experts say there is a direct correlation between addiction, hopelessness, and suicide.
“This isn’t a partisan issue, this isn’t a policy issue. This is a life and death issue.”
Some forms of treatment will not be permitted at the new Family Recovery Center because it’s within 500 feet of the children’s facility.