Ohio City's School Officers Will Carry Overdose AntidoteOfficers patrolling public middle and high schools in one of northeast Ohio's largest cities will start carrying the overdose antidote naloxone during the coming school year.
Ohio Sheriff Won't Let Deputies Carry Narcan, Citing SafetyA sheriff in an Ohio county with record numbers of overdose deaths in recent years is sticking to his long-standing refusal to allow deputies to carry an overdose-reversal drug.
Cops: Baby Rolls On Hypodermic Needle, Gets Dose Of NarcanPhiladelphia police say a baby girl had to be treated with an overdose reversal drug after rolling onto a hypodermic needle while in bed with her father.
Ohio Councilman Defends Suggesting Medics Should Ignore ODsA city councilman in Ohio says he doesn't regret his suggestion that emergency crews should stop saving people who repeatedly overdose.
1-Year-Old Ohio Boy Dies After Suspected Opioid OverdoseAuthorities say a 1-year-old Ohio boy who was believed to have overdosed on opioids and was revived with an antidote drug has died.
Police Carry Drug Kits To Save K-9s From Opioid OverdosesPolice dogs simply follow their noses to sniff out narcotics. But inhaling powerful opioids can be deadly, so officers have a new tool to protect their four-legged partners: naloxone, a drug that has already been used for years to reverse overdoses in humans.
Washington Twp. Officer Accidentally Inhales Suspected NarcoticA Washington Township police officer accidentally inhaled a suspected narcotic during an investigation early Sunday morning.
Report: Ohio County Runs Out Of Narcan For Third Time In 18 MonthsOfficials in Ohio say there's a waiting list for the overdose-reversing drug, Narcan, after a county ran out of its supply for the third time in just over a year.