Gov. Tom Wolf Says Early Stats Point To Drop In 2018 Overdose DeathsGov. Tom Wolf says preliminary statistics are pointing to a decrease in overdose deaths in Pennsylvania last year, as his administration suggests the opioid crisis might be starting to wane in some parts of the state.
Singer Demi Lovato Hospitalized After Apparent Overdose, Reports SayDemi Lovato was hospitalized on Tuesday for an alleged heroin overdose, TMZ reported.
Man Arrested After Passing Out, Leaving Baby In Backseat Of Sweltering Car With DrugsA father is facing charges after police say they found him passed out in a car with drugs inside and his young son in the backseat on a 90-plus degree day.
Officials: Drug Laced With Bug Spray Causes 'Zombie'-Like ReactionMedics in Indianapolis, Ind., say that a drug laced with bug spray causes a "zombie"-like reaction, and they're seeing more and more overdoses.
Pitcairn Couple, On The Run From Police, Now In CustodyA Pitcairn couple, on the run from police and accused of hiding drugs and bomb-making material in their apartment, are now in police custody.
Drug & Bomb-Making Materials Found In Pitcairn Apartment, Couple Remain At LargeA Pitcairn couple is on the run from police, accused of hiding bomb-making materials inside a small apartment.
Police Searching For Pitcairn Couple After Finding Suspected Drug, Bomb-Making Materials In ApartmentAllegheny County Police are looking for a Pitcairn couple involved in an overdose incident earlier this week that led to the discovery of both suspected drug- and bomb-making materials inside their apartment.
Police: Pittsburgh Attorney Tried To Cover Up Fatal OverdoseA Pittsburgh defense attorney is accused of trying to cover up his friend's fatal overdose.
Pittsburgh Defense Lawyer Arrested In Courthouse, Sources Say On Drug ChargesPittsburgh defense attorney Kevin Abramovitz was taken into custody by Pittsburgh Police Thursday inside the Allegheny County Courthouse.
Woman At Center Of Viral Knockout Video Dies From Heroin OverdoseA woman at the center of a dramatic video, in which she is knocked out cold, and then left on the street while people take selfies with her rather than getting help, has now died.
Mother Of Boy Who Fatally OD'd On Cocaine Gets ProbationThe mother of a 9-year-old Ohio boy who fatally overdosed on cocaine has received probation instead of prison.
Paramedic Requires Rescuing After Treating Overdose PatientA firefighter-paramedic driving an overdose patient to the hospital needed a naloxone rescue himself.
Attorneys Argue Over Aggravated Assault Charge In Pregnant Woman OD, Judge DeliberatesA Pennsylvania judge is deliberating over a challenge to a criminal charge brought against a woman who authorities said overdosed while pregnant.
Victim's Mom Claims Drug Rehab Founder Provided Daughter With Fatal Dose Of FentanylThe CEO and founder of the Next Step Foundation will face a detention hearing before a federal judge after a client's overdose death.
Police Save Pregnant Woman Who Overdosed TwiceTwo police officers revived a pregnant woman who overdosed twice within 45 minutes in Philadelphia.