Chief J.T. Panezott wants the drugs off the streets because people in Salem and nearby Leetonia are dying.
First responders in U.S. communities are reeling from waves of heroin overdoses.
Thomas Synan Jr. of Newtown has led the Hamilton County Heroin Coalition task force amid a stunning spike of overdoses.
Akron police said there more than 90 overdoses and eight deaths during a July overdose spike.
Saphire Kimmel, an 8th grader at Hubbard Middle School, says her mother, a recovering addict, has already taught her important life lessons.
The walk was started by a mother who wishes she had more resources when her son battled with a heroin addiction.
Saturday night, a rally and candle light vigil was held in New Castle to help aid in the fight against addiction.
Hope over Heroin Mahoning Valley is trying to raise awareness about the heroin problem in the Valley.
Authorities say she injected herself in the arm, and then injected her father.
Akron police reported 25 overdoses, four of which were fatal, in a recent three-day period.
Authorities say the drug carfentanil has been found in syringes used by some of the individuals who died.
Police are warning residents after an alarming number of suspected opiate overdoses were reported in east Columbus on Sunday.
The heroin epidemic is hitting Trumbull County hard, so the county is doubling down by investing in recovery.
The county is paying two months’ rent for people entering one of the nine accredited recovery homes on its list.
One person died, raising overdose deaths in Akron this year to 55.
A Youngstown man and a Newton Falls Walk raise awareness about the dangers of heroin.
A hip-hop event at Utopia was held to show support and raise awareness for people struggling with addiction.
Officers searched the apartment and found almost $1,600 in cash, drugs and tools for doing heroin.
A neonatologist at Akron Children’s says about 50 percent of the babies born addicted are withdrawing from methadone, a drug used to treat a…
Four people, including McKeever, have pleaded not guilty to drug trafficking charges.
About 1,500 people went to the Warren Amphitheatre to listen and share their stories of hope, loss and recovery.
Wolf says his request would help fund the creation of 50 outpatient treatment centers across the state that could serve up to 11,000 people …