Heroin

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4:42 pm
Wed July 16, 2014

Addiction Treatment Funding Becoming Political Battleground

Politics are ramping up over the state’s heroin overdose crisis.

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7:03 am
Thu May 15, 2014

Westerville Man Sentenced For Causing Overdose Death

A Westerville man was sentenced Wednesday to four years in prison for giving a friend a deadly dose of heroin.

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6:46 am
Thu May 15, 2014

Child Welfare Advocates Tout Study In Seeking More Funding

First-ever data produced by the state shows heroin use skyrocketing in child custody cases.

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8:27 am
Thu March 13, 2014

Marion Police Arrest 22 Suspected Drug Dealers

Marion police say they arrested 22 people yesterday on drug charges.

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12:31 pm
Thu January 9, 2014

State Launches Anti-Drug Initiative

Ohio Governor John Kasich says although the state has made progress in fighting prescription drug abuse, it remains a problem.

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6:56 am
Thu December 19, 2013

39 People Charged In Circleville Drug Ring

Investigators in Circleville and Pickaway County and the Ohio Attorney General's office say 22 people face heroin trafficking charges, and another 17 suspects are charged with trafficking crack cocaine, painkillers or methamphetamine.

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6:42 am
Fri November 22, 2013

Conference Aims To Tackle Heroin Abuse Problem

Hundreds of medical and law enforcement personnel attended a day-long summit Thursday in Cleveland on the area's rapidly growing heroin problem.

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6:46 am
Thu October 24, 2013

Heroin Sweep Nets 32 Gang Members

Thirty-two people have been charged in a federal and state sweep against suspected heroin traffickers in lakefront communities in northeast Ohio.

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7:04 am
Thu June 20, 2013

Authorities Bust Heroin Ring

Federal and local law enforcement officers have arrested sixteen people in a heroin-trafficking ring operating in Columbus and its suburbs.

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9:30 am
Tue September 11, 2012

Heroin Killed Missing Pataskala Woman

The Delaware County Coroner's office says a pregnant woman found dead in her car last month died of acute heroin intoxication.

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