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 …
The CRIB Act would provide an alternative setting to a NICU, with specialized care and counseling for mothers and families.
The Warren Amphitheater is expected to be packed with at least a thousand people on Sunday — all in an effort to remove the stigma of addic…
Investigators say the suspect sold purported heroin to a woman who fatally overdosed in April. The drug was later learned to be fentanyl.
Officers were called to the Canfield Sheetz on Saturday for a report of a woman who had been in the bathroom for a long time.
The synthetic, U-47700, is 7.5 times more powerful than morphine and was recently made illegal in Ohio.
Seventy-nine shoes lined Elm Street for the “Steps of Change” walk in memory of loved ones.
Trumbull County Children Services says there are currently 140 children in foster care, up by about 40 percent from the year before.
Police said 90 grams of heroin, marijuana, a firearm and several thousand dollars in cash were found at an apartment on Youll Street.
Irby was charged after the Youngstown Police Department’s Vice Squad raided her Seneca Street home in March.