KDKA Investigates: Fatal Overdoses Dramatically Down Across RegionThrough the first five months of 2018, fatal overdoses in Westmoreland are down more than 40 percent, and coroners across the region are reporting similar decreases.
Opioid Deaths Increased Again Last Year, But Show Signs Of PeakingAmid the carnage of the national opioid crisis, there may be some light at the end of the tunnel in Western Pennsylvania.
‘You Don't Plan To Bury Your Children’: Funeral Home Director Says Rise In OD Deaths Very AlarmingWe've been reporting on the staggering number of overdoses deaths amid an opioid epidemic. But now, a new perspective. A funeral home director shares his story.
Man Arrested, Charged With Selling Fentanyl-Laced HeroinRoss Township police have arrested a man accused of selling fentanyl-laced heroin.
2 Arrested In Connection With 'Theraflu' HeroinTwo people were arrested in separate drug busts Wednesday.
Police Arrest North Side Man During Heroin BustPolice continue to make drug arrests, determined to get a deadly batch of heroin off the streets.
D.A. To Pursue Charges In Overdose Deaths Like In 1988 China White CaseAllegheny 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.
Task Force Trying To Curb Overdose Deaths Drug addiction and fatal overdoses have become an epidemic, but now different segments of the community are coming together in a concerted effort to address it.