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July 8, 2015

 

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Heroin Use Increasing Among Most Groups, CDC Report Finds

Parts of Indiana have witnessed an increasing number of heroin overdoses in recent months.

May 12, 2015

 

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Howard County Police Say Heroin Overdoses Are Unusually High

Howard County Coroner Jay Price says heroin overdoses have killed 11 individuals so far this year. Pending toxicology tests could raise that number to 17.

May 12, 2015

 

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Morning Headline Roundup: Tuesday, May 12, 2015

Kokomo reports a high number of heroin overdoses; the NFL suspends quarterback Tom Brady in connection to "Deflategate." Read more in our morning roundup.

April 29, 2015

 

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Sen. Donnelly Bill Would Train Police To Handle Drug Abuse

Senator Joe Donnelly's legislation would establish a task force to develop procedures on how police and first responders should handle overdoses.

December 5, 2014

 

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Drug Task Force In Connersville Makes 24 Arrests

Task Force Connersville began operating Nov. 4 – it includes Connersville and Indiana State Police.

November 7, 2014

 

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Sen. Donnelly Addresses Heroin Overdoses In Connersville

The number of heroin overdoses in Connersville continues to rise, as police reported this week the city’s 36th overdose on the drug in just two months.

October 11, 2014

 

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Community Attends Anti-Drug Rally After Spate Of Overdoses

Members of the Connersville community attended an anti-drug rally Saturday after there were 20 overdoses in 20 days in the town of 13,000.

March 21, 2014

 

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Video: Watch “Indiana Newsdesk” March 21, 2014

Indiana's pre-k pilot program, heroin usage is up 44% over the past seven years plus we go back to the 1930s and the hunt for public enemy #1 in Indiana.

March 21, 2014

 

Heroin and paraphernalia used to cook, prepare and inject heroin for confiscated in Indiana

How Shutting Down Heroin Dealers Can Increase Overdose Risk

In the second of a two-part series on Heroin, Simon Thompson looks at how shutting down heroin dealers can put users at higher risk of overdose.

March 19, 2014

 

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Attorney General Praises Expansion Of Lifeline Law

Legislation passed this sessions builds upon a law created in 2012.

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