Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
Officer Stuck By Heroin Needle While Arresting Drug SuspectA Pittsburgh Police officer was taken to the hospital after he was stuck by a needle while arresting a drug suspect.
Washington Twp. Officer Accidentally Inhales Suspected NarcoticA Washington Township police officer accidentally inhaled a suspected narcotic during an investigation early Sunday morning.
New Programs Offering Help To Addicted Mothers & BabiesPeople are dying of overdoses at a rapid rate and the number of babies being born exposed to drugs is higher than ever before.
11-Year-Old Revived After Overdosing On Heroin In BeechviewA child overdosed on heroin in Beechview on Wednesday, KDKA has confirmed.
Car Fleeing Police Takes Off At High Speeds, Hits Parked VehiclesIt was a quiet Tuesday evening in Garfield, until detectives in an unmarked police car conducting a drug investigation saw a car making a violation.
Mom On Mission To Find Drug Dealer Who Sold Daughter Fatal Dose Of HeroinA local mother is on a mission to find the person she calls a “killer.”
Woman Jailed After Heroin Overdose Working To Get Sober For Herself & 3 KidsRikki Ours was arrested when police found her lying on top of her infant after overdosing on heroin. Now, she's fighting to get sober once and for all.
911 Call: Man Wants Police Dog To Search For Stolen HeroinPolice say an Ohio man called 911 to request a police dog to help track down heroin allegedly stolen from him.
Connellsville Library Overhauling Protocol After Man ODs In BathroomAn overhaul is underway at a library in Fayette County after a man overdosed in the bathroom.
Drug Overdose Deaths In Pennsylvania Reach An All-Time HighDrug overdose deaths in Pennsylvania are at an all-time high.
Coach, Retired NHL Player Found Dead Of Apparent Heroin OverdoseA former NHL player and minor league coach has been found dead in a rehabilitation facility for men in Pittsburgh’s Uptown neighborhood.

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