Police: Man Died Of Suspected Overdose In O’Hare BathroomA west suburban man found dead last week in a bathroom at O’Hare International Airport suffered a suspected drug overdose, according to police.
Free OD Prevention Kits To Be Given Out In The City, SuburbsA simple needle and one milliliter vial at seventeen locations in the city and two in the western suburbs each week.
Police Chief Receives Complaints After Officers Saved Man From OverdosingThe police chief in Riverside said he received angry calls after his officers revived a man who probably would have died of a heroin overdose over the weekend.
Man ODs Sitting In Court, Revived By Quick-Thinking OfficersSheriff Mark Curran says three correctional officers noticed the man slumped over and quickly determined he had probably overdosed.
Judge Tosses Suit Against NHL For Enforcer Derek Boogaard’s DeathU.S. District Judge Gary Feinerman sided Monday with the NHL largely on technical grounds.
Riverside Police Warn Parents About Cold Medication Kids Use To Get HighRiverside Police are warning parents about something they said kids already know about: DXM, or cold medication that is being used to get high.
Parents Use Daughter's Obituary To Help Others Struggling With AddictionAn Ohio resident used the darkest hours of her life as a vessel to help others who may be going down the same path.
Downers Grove Man Charged In Overdose Death Of 15-Year-Old GirlA west suburban man has been charged with giving a 15-year-old foreign exchange student whom he was in a relationship with a fatal dose of methadone earlier this year.
5 Teens Hospitalized After Overdosing At North Suburban PartyThey took Xanax and drank alcohol at a party in north suburban Tower Lakes.
Official Says Prince Died Of Opioid OverdoseTests show that Prince died of an opioid overdose, a law-enforcement official told The Associated Press on Thursday.
Family Sues South Holland Nursing Home Over Fatal Morphine OverdoseThe family of an elderly woman who died of an overdose of morphine last year has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the nursing home where she lived.
Beach Park Father, Son Dumped Overdose Victim: Lake County SheriffRather than call for help, a father and son from north suburban Beach Park allowed a Schaumburg man to overdose on illegal drugs and then abandoned the victim in his car a block from their residence, Lake County police say.