Drug dealers are drafting younger teens as salesmen because, police say, they tend to get more lenient penalties.
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
Four people were arrested in Washington County, after leading police on a chase starting in Carnegie.
A landlord is in jail, after he failed to make changes ordered by a judge.
After a recent string of heroin overdose deaths, officials say heroin-related deaths are on the downswing.
Police believe heroin may now be tougher to find on the streets in the Alle-Kiski Valley area, after a undercover drug bust in Tarentum.
An 80-year-old man who twice crossed the country as a methamphetamine courier will avoid prison after cooperating with authorities in Pennsylvania.
Bob Pompeani talked with Steelers linebacker Larry Foote about marijuana use in the NFL.
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Philip Seymour Hoffman was a fearless actor.
Police have made more arrests in relation to a particular kind of heroin, blamed for several overdose deaths.
Early Thursday morning, agents from Pennsylvania’s Office of the Attorney General and Clairton Police arrested 39-year-old Tywon Newby and charged him with heroin possession and intent to deliver.
Killer heroin has entered in to the Pittsburgh area, while medical marijuana is at the top of the conversation list. Dr. Neil Capretto comments on these and more drug problems.
Allegheny County Medical Examiner Dr. Karl Williams says the stamp bags associated with the recent overdose deaths marked ‘Theraflu’ and ‘Bud Ice’ contain a mixture of both heroin and Fentanyl.
A 64-year-old woman was arrested Monday for allegedly trafficking marijuana from her Sarver home.