$1 Million Bond For Burr Ridge Man Accused Of Drug-Induced HomicideA Burr Ridge man charged with supplying heroin to an acquaintance resulting in a fatal overdose in January is being held on $1 million bond.
At Least 20 Overdoses Reported On West Side, 3 Victims Dead; Person Seen Distributing Drugs From CarThe Chicago Fire Department said those being treated for overdoses at Homan and Chicago were taken to several hospitals including Norwegian, St. Mary and West Suburban.
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."
2 Investigators: Two Brothers O.D. On Fake Pot, One SurvivesAt the hospital that same night Angela Darsham met other families affected by the rat poison-laced drugs.
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.
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.
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.