Indiana's infant mortality rate continues to rise and is linked to substance use disorders.
The Ripley County prosecutor’s office is charging two men with felony murder for the July drug overdose death of a woman.
The Brown County school district and the sheriff's department are partnering in an attempt to stop students from trying meth, heroin or other drugs.
The event focused on different aspects of addressing the opioid crisis, including through harm reduction and law enforcement.
Law enforcement agencies in Johnson County conducted the sweep that began Wednesday morning and had netted 49 suspects by early afternoon.
The opioid treatment centers offer medication-assisted recovery programs, which remain controversial.
Police say in a statement the overdoses are preliminarily linked to a "tan colored heroin" and spice, a synthetic cannabinoid.
The information is not meant to rank counties or serve as a comparison, but rather to give counties a snapshot of their risks and trends.
Jeffersonville Police Department Sgt. Isaac Parker said Wednesday that officers made 22 arrests in the previous 48 hours.
The grants were awarded based in part on overdose death rates.