Police: Woman In Mumu Arrested For Selling Heroin To Supplement Social Security IncomeAfter being arrested for selling heroin, a woman told police the reason she was doing it was due to Social Security checks not covering her living expenses.
Pa. Rep. Introduces Bill To Close Loophole In Fight Against Opioid EpidemicA local Republican representative is focused on closing a major loophole to keep drugs off the streets.
Police: Mother Overdoses On Heroin, Found Lying On Top Of InfantA Beaver County mother is behind bars after police say she overdosed on heroin while sharing a bed with her 4-month-old child.
South Park HS Guidance Counselor Charged With Heroin PossessionInvestigator say a guidance counselor at a local high school was arrested while allegedly trying to buy drugs.
Gov. Wolf: Pa. Taking Lead In Confronting Opioid EpidemicGov. Tom Wolf, speaking at a legislative reception Thursday night in Pittsburgh, said Pennsylvania has taken the lead in confronting the heroin-opioid epidemic and recognizing the problem as a disease.
Authorities Bust Up Ring Trafficking Heroin From Philadelphia To Washington Co.Two men have been arrested for allegedly trafficking heroin from Philadelphia to Washington County.
Part-Time Donora Officer Charged With Stealing Heroin From EvidenceA part-time police officer has been charged with stealing $1,300 worth of heroin from the evidence room at the Donora Police Department.
Cops: Friend Who Found OD'd Couple, Baby Dead Also Stole GunA Pennsylvania man who found a couple dead of apparent heroin overdoses along with their starved infant has been jailed on charges he stole a gun from their residence and sold it.
Sources: Pittsburgh Firefighter Suspended After Overdosing On HeroinA firefighter with the Pittsburgh Fire Bureau has been suspended after he overdosed on heroin while on the job.
Dangerous Addition To Opiod Epidemic Found In Western Pa.The most powerful opioid commercially available has made its way to the streets of western Pennsylvania.
Record Shop Owner Guilty In Addict-Fueled Shoplifting RingThe owner of a since-shuttered Pittsburgh record store has pleaded guilty to using heroin addicts to shoplift books, videos, and other products that he then resold online.
Uber Driver Takes Ohio Overdose Victim To Police StationPolice say a man who overdosed on heroin was revived by firefighters after an Uber driver delivered him to a police station outside of Cleveland.