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Drug Use

Delbert K. Cooper (Aurora Police Dept.)

Murder Trial Testimony Focuses On Drug Use

Renee Perry of Aurora died from an “unprovoked, violent and lethal attack” at the hands of Delbert Cooper, Perry’s crack cocaine addicted boyfriend, prosecutors said at his murder trial.


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DanceSafe Offers Outreach About Drug Use At Music Festivals

After seven festival-related deaths just this year, many concert promoters are taking a closer look at the issue of drug use at their events.


Molly, the powder or crystalline form of MDMA -- the chemical in ecstasy -- is gaining popularity as a party drug. (Credit: CBS)

2 Investigators: Overdoses Of Drug ‘Molly’ Skyrocketing

Skyrocketing overdoses of a drug called Molly have law enforcement concerned. CBS 2′s Dave Savini investigates Molly also known as MDMA.



Study: Heroin Users Don’t Know Drug’s Risks

Heroin used to be a blight confined to urban areas, but no longer. Heroin’s deadly reach extends to the suburbs and beyond. And a new study shows that heroin users don’t know the risks associated with the drug.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2011