Elgin Man Charged With Drug-Induced Homicide In St. Charles OverdoseA man is facing drug-induced homicide charges in a fatal drug overdose in suburban St. Charles last month.
Mothers Gather To Remember Children Who Died From Overdoses, Demand Dealers Be Held AccountableThis Mother's Day, dozens gathered to remember those killed by drugs and to call attention to punish those responsible.
'What Else Can I Do?' After Rash Of Heroin Overdoses, 27th Ward Alderman Says He Can't Solve Drug ProblemAt least 18 people in a two-block section of East Garfield Park overdosed on heroin Tuesday. Police now say a heroin handout, a batch laced with Fentanyl and other substances, is the likely culprit.
Four People Confirmed Dead After Rash Of Overdoses In East Garfield ParkFour people are now confirmed dead following a rash of overdoses from drugs sold on Chicago's West Side Tuesday.
CBS 2's Dana Kozlov Rushes To Help Overdose Victim While Working On Drug Epidemic StoryCBS 2's Dana Kozlov was drawn into a story about Chicago's drug epidemic when she rushed to help a victim who overdosed right in front of her.
Stepmother Goes After Drug Dealers Who Sold Ecstasy That Killed Her Teenage DaughterIllinois’ 1989 drug-induced homicide law is rarely enforced in Chicago, but prosecutors in McHenry County use it often to prosecute drug dealers.
Overdose Total Hits 76 In Connecticut Park Near Yale"The most important point is when you buy something on the street, you never know what you're going to get."
Demi Lovato Cancels Fall Tour To Focus On RecoveryAs Demi Lovato continues treatment after an apparent overdose, Live Nation has announced the cancellation of her fall tour dates.
Demi Lovato To Enter Rehab Following Hospital Release For Drug OverdoseDemi Lovato will seek drug abuse treatment following her hospitalization for an overdose, a source close to Lovato tells CNN.
Demi Lovato Hospitalized For Apparent Heroin OverdoseDemi Lovato was rushed to an L.A. hospital after suffering what appears to be a heroin overdose, according to TMZ.
Antioch Standoff Ends In Gurnee With Police Killing WomanWhat ended as a shooting on busy Route 41 started as a crime spree 20 miles away.
Prince Heirs Sue Illinois Hospital Over Care During OverdosePrince's heirs have sued Walgreens and the Illinois hospital that treated the music superstar after he suffered from an opioid overdose, alleging that a doctor and various pharmacists failed to provide Prince with reasonable care, contributing to his death.
Training To Help People Spot, Respond To Opioid OverdosesThe Lisle-Woodridge Fire District and the DuPage Narcan Program have scheduled the training session for Saturday.
More Than 100 Lives Have Been Saved In The Suburbs Due To NaloxoneNaloxone donated by a Virginia pharmaceutical company is being credited with saving the lives of more than 100 people who had overdosed on opioids in the suburbs in 2017.
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.