Law Enforcement Officials Announce Charges Against Local Gang For Trafficking FentanylMore than two dozen people have been charged in connection with a fentanyl trafficking ring in Pittsburgh's eastern neighborhoods and Wilkinsburg.
Allegheny Co. Reports More Than 560 People Died Of An Overdose In 2019Allegheny County's Chief Medical Examiner says 564 people died of an overdose last year -- an increase of 72 compared to 2018.
Prosecutor Warns Public After Cluster Of Drug Overdoses That Left Three DeadA district attorney in southeastern Pennsylvania has issued a public health warning in the wake of a series of drug overdoses believed to involve the same substance.
Nearly $10,000 Worth Of Drugs Seized During Raid On Leetsdale HomeTwo people were arrested after police say they found nearly $10,000 worth of drugs in a Leetsdale home.
Mayor Peduto Pens Letter To State Lawmakers Calling For Decriminalization Of Fentanyl Test StripsMayor Bill Peduto is calling on state lawmakers to decriminalize fentanyl test strips, saying they are “an effective opioid overdose prevention strategy.”
Men Accused Of Selling Fatal Drugs To Mac Miller Scheduled To Go On Trial Next YearThe men accused of selling the drugs that killed Pittsburgh rapper Mac Miller will stand trial in 2020.
Man Part Of Fentanyl Trafficking Ring Gets 13-Year SentenceAuthorities say a Pennsylvania man who was part of a drug trafficking operation that sold fentanyl on the dark web has been sentenced.
'I Was Screaming': Mom Charged After Her Baby Overdoses On Heroin-Fentanyl MixtureA North Dakota mother of three was arrested after authorities said her 8-month-old baby overdosed on opioids.
Report: Pennsylvania Fentanyl Crisis Costs Taxpayers Approximately $25B Per YearPennsylvania's fentanyl crisis is costing taxpayers billions, according to a new report by Auditor General Eugene DePasquale.
State Police Seize More Than $8.6M In Illegal Drugs In 3 MonthsPennsylvania State Police say that more than $8.6 million in illegal drugs were confiscated in the past three months.
Third Man Charged With Drug Counts In Mac Miller's DeathA third man has been arrested and charged with drug offenses in connection with the overdose death of rapper Mac Miller.
Man Indicted In South Side Fatal Overdoses Pleads Not GuiltyA man accused of providing a white powdery substance tainted with fentanyl at an after-party in Pittsburgh's South Side last weekend, is in federal court this afternoon for a detention hearing.
Plum Borough Man Pleads Guilty To Heroin, Fentanyl TraffickingA Plum Borough man has pleaded guilty in federal court to participating in a heroin, fentanyl and cocaine distribution scheme.
Police: 11-Month-Old Overdoses On Heroin While Parents Were Asleep In CarAn 11-month-old in Chester County is recovering from a heroin and fentanyl overdose.
Mother Sentenced After Daughter Died Drinking From Fentanyl-Filled Sippy CupAn East Hills woman has been sentenced after her 18-month-old child died from drinking a fentanyl-filled sippy cup.