Pair Charged After South Elgin Drug BustTwo west suburban men have been charged with possession of heroin and other illegal drugs.
Man Arrested For Driving Under Influence Of Heroin, Pot, XanaxA Southwest Side man admitted to using heroin, smoking marijuana and ingesting Xanax while driving before being involved in a crash Friday evening in west suburban Riverside, police said.
Drug Busts ‘In, Around’ Parking Lot On City Land By United CenterUndercover police officers bought heroin, crack cocaine and fentanyl earlier this month “in and around” a parking lot on city-owned land near the United Center that City Hall has been trying to shut down.
Surge In Drug-Affected Newborns Driven By Rural Opioid UseA surge in U.S infants born with symptoms of withdrawal from heroin or strong prescription painkillers is driven largely by rising drug use among women in rural areas, a new study found.
Heroin Overdoses Spike In Lake CountySix people have died in the past week in Lake County from heroin overdoses.
Feds Charge 24 With Transporting Drugs To Chicago Via AmtrakTwo dozen people are facing federal drug charges after prosecutors say they used Amtrak trains to transport cocaine and heroin from California to Chicago.
Elgin Man Gets 23 Years In Naperville Heroin BustAn Elgin man who was found with 900 grams of heroin in May was sentenced to 23 years in prison Friday.
Cicero Man Gets 16 Years For Selling Heroin In DuPage CountyBy law, Rene Rojo must serve at least 75 percent of the sentence before he is eligible for parole, prosecutors said.
Chicago Police Arrest More Than 30 For Allegedly Selling Spiked HeroinA parent whose daughter overdosed on fentanyl-laced heroin praises the crackdown. CBS 2's Sandra Torres reports.
Cops: Photos Of Boy With Passed-Out Adults Show Drug ScourgeAn Ohio police department said it is trying to illustrate the impact of the heroin and painkiller epidemic by sharing photos of a 4-year-old boy sitting in a vehicle behind slumped-over adults who were later revived with an overdose antidote.
Police: Man Used Heroin Before Riverside CrashLucas S. Szekely was charged with driving under the influence of drugs, possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia, according to a statement from Riverside police.
DuPage County Officials Warn Of Rising Heroin CrisisHanover Park Deputy Police Chief Andrew Johnson said the heroin problem is not just a law enforcement issue.

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